If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
A thought is an idea in transit.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
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.