My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
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.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Investigate, educate and organize.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.