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.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
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.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.