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.
A thought is an idea in transit.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The knowledge of all things is possible
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
A witty saying proves nothing.