I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
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.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
When you know better you do better.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.