The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
My weapon is literature
Industrialize or perish.
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.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction