Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
My weapon is literature
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
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.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.