We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Investigate, educate and organize.
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.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
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.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.