The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
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
My weapon is literature
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
I cannot live without books.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.