Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
A thought is an idea in transit.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.