Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Industrialize or perish.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
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.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.