Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Dare to think for yourself.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Investigate, educate and organize.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.