If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
I cannot live without books.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
When you know better you do better.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.