The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Learning never exhausts the mind.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion