The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
A witty saying proves nothing.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
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.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
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.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.