Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
My weapon is literature
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
When you know better you do better.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.