Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
A witty saying proves nothing.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
I cannot live without books.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.