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
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.