When you know better you do better.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.