Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
When you know better you do better.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Industrialize or perish.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Know what you are talking about.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.