Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.