I cannot live without books.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
My weapon is literature
Necessity is the mother of invention.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.