I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
My weapon is literature
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.