Dare to think for yourself.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Investigate, educate and organize.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.