The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
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
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
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.
A thought is an idea in transit.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.