My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
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
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Dare to think for yourself.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.