Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
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.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
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.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
What is now proved was once only imagined.