Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
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.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.