It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
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.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
My weapon is literature
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.