The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
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.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
A thought is an idea in transit.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
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.