Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
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.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
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
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
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.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.