I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
A thought is an idea in transit.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
My weapon is literature
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
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
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
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.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.