I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
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.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
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.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.