One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
The knowledge of all things is possible
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.