A child miseducated is a child lost.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
When you know better you do better.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.