Industrialize or perish.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
What we know is a drop, what we don't know is an ocean.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Learning never exhausts the mind.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.