An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
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.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
A thought is an idea in transit.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
When you know better you do better.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.