Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Investigate, educate and organize.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
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.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge