Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
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.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
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.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.