Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
A thought is an idea in transit.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.