Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
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.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.