What is now proved was once only imagined.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
I am a part of everything that I have read.
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.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Know what you are talking about.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.