Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
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.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
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
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.