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.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Know what you are talking about.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
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.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
When you know better you do better.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.