The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
I cannot live without books.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Learning never exhausts the mind.