What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
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.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
The knowledge of all things is possible