Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
My weapon is literature
A witty saying proves nothing.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
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
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.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.