Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
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.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
I cannot live without books.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Industrialize or perish.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.