Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
A thought is an idea in transit.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.