The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
The knowledge of all things is possible
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
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.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.