The highest result of education is tolerance.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Dare to think for yourself.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.