Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Industrialize or perish.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Dare to think for yourself.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
I cannot live without books.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.