They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
A thought is an idea in transit.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.