Industrialize or perish.
A witty saying proves nothing.
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.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Know what you are talking about.
Dare to think for yourself.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.