A child miseducated is a child lost.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
The highest result of education is tolerance.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.