Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Know what you are talking about.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
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.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.