Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
When you know better you do better.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Dare to think for yourself.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
A witty saying proves nothing.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.