Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
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.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
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.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.