All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.