The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
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.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.