The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
My weapon is literature
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
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.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge