The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
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.
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.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.