The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
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
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.