To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
A witty saying proves nothing.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
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.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
I cannot live without books.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Dare to think for yourself.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.