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.
When you know better you do better.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Know what you are talking about.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.