The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
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.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.