Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
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.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
When you know better you do better.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I cannot live without books.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.