I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
A thought is an idea in transit.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.