Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
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.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.