Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
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.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
When you know better you do better.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The knowledge of all things is possible
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
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.
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.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.