Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
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.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Investigate, educate and organize.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
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.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge