The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
When you know better you do better.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Dare to think for yourself.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.