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.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
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.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
I cannot live without books.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now.
Dare to think for yourself.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
My weapon is literature
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.