You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
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.