I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
The knowledge of all things is possible
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.