Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
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 only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
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.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.