The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
I cannot live without books.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
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.
The knowledge of all things is possible
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Science is a rising force, It is creating a new world about us. It needs to be watched and pressed into service, and in any case, it would be courting disaster to ignore it.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
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.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.