Industrialize or perish.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.