Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
When you know better you do better.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Know what you are talking about.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.