Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
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
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
A witty saying proves nothing.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.