Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.