The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
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
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Know what you are talking about.
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.
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.