Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.