A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
When you know better you do better.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Know what you are talking about.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
A thought is an idea in transit.
Industrialize or perish.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.