Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
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.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Industrialize or perish.
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.