Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
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.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.