The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Industrialize or perish.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
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.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.