Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.