My weapon is literature
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.