Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
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.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Dare to think for yourself.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
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
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.