I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Investigate, educate and organize.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
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 only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
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.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.