Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Know what you are talking about.
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
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
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.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.