Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
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.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.