Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
I cannot live without books.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
When you know better you do better.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
The knowledge of all things is possible