Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
When you know better you do better.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.