God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
Industrialize or perish.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
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 an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.