Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
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.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.