The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
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.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
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.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.