A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
When you know better you do better.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
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.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
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.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.