There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
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 I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
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.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.