The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
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.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Investigate, educate and organize.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
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
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.