A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
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 most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
The knowledge of all things is possible
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.