Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
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.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.