The knowledge of all things is possible
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.