Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
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 worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.