Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
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.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.