I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
My weapon is literature
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
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.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.