A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Know what you are talking about.
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.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
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.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.