Imagination is more important than knowledge.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
When you know better you do better.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.