Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
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 whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.