All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
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 nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
A witty saying proves nothing.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.