To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
The knowledge of all things is possible
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
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.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.