A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
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.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.