Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
When you know better you do better.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
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.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
I am a part of everything that I have read.