Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
My weapon is literature
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
When you know better you do better.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Dare to think for yourself.