Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
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.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.