Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
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 am a part of everything that I have read.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
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.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.