A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
I cannot live without books.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.