I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
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.
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.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
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 only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
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.
My weapon is literature
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
A child miseducated is a child lost.