A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
When you know better you do better.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
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.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.