Courage, conviction and confidence.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
I cannot live without books.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
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.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.