The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
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.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
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're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.