The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
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.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Dare to think for yourself.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
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.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.