Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
My weapon is literature
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
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.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.