I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
There is nothing more awful, insulting, and depressing than banality.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Investigate, educate and organize.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.