God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.