My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Know what you are talking about.
Investigate, educate and organize.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.