Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
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.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Industrialize or perish.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.