Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Investigate, educate and organize.
A witty saying proves nothing.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.