I am a part of everything that I have read.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
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.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
When you know better you do better.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.