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.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
A thought is an idea in transit.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
The knowledge of all things is possible
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.