Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
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.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
My weapon is literature
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.