Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Dare to think for yourself.
A witty saying proves nothing.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The knowledge of all things is possible
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
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
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge