Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
When you know better you do better.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.