He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
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.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
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.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
I cannot live without books.
Know what you are talking about.