Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
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.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
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
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.