The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
My weapon is literature
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Industrialize or perish.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
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.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.