The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
When you know better you do better.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Dare to think for yourself.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
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.