In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.