Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Dare to think for yourself.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life