Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.