You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Dare to think for yourself.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.