The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Know what you are talking about.
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.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.