Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Industrialize or perish.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.