If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
My weapon is literature
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.