Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
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.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
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.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.