The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Industrialize or perish.
My weapon is literature
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
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.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.