Industrialize or perish.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
When you know better you do better.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.