Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
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.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
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.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
When you know better you do better.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.