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.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
The knowledge of all things is possible
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
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.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.