Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
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
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.