Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Industrialize or perish.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
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.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.