Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Dare to think for yourself.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
I cannot live without books.
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
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
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.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.