Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
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.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.