Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.