A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
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.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
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.
My weapon is literature
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.