Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Industrialize or perish.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
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
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
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.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
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.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.