Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
When you know better you do better.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Dare to think for yourself.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.