Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
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
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
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 our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.