Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
A thought is an idea in transit.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.