Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.