If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
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.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
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.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.