Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of 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.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
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.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
If you're not learning while you're earning, you're cheating yourself out of the better portion of your compensation.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction