Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
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.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.