All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
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.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.