There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
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.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.