They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
A witty saying proves nothing.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
My weapon is literature