You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Know what you are talking about.