There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
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
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.