A witty saying proves nothing.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
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.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.