A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
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.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
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.
When you know better you do better.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.