The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
My weapon is literature
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
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.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.