The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
A thought is an idea in transit.
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
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.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction