It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.