Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I cannot live without books.
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
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
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.