God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Dare to think for yourself.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.