Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
A thought is an idea in transit.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
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.