Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
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
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
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.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.