Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.