It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.