The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.