I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
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.
Dare to think for yourself.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
I cannot live without books.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.