Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
When you know better you do better.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.