I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
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.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.