Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Industrialize or perish.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Investigate, educate and organize.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
My weapon is literature
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
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.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
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.