The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Investigate, educate and organize.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.