A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
A thought is an idea in transit.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
I cannot live without books.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.