I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Dare to think for yourself.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.