Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.