A child miseducated is a child lost.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Industrialize or perish.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
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.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.