Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
I cannot live without books.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
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.
Dare to think for yourself.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
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.