Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
When you know better you do better.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
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.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.