Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
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.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
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.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Dare to think for yourself.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.