If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
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.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
When you know better you do better.
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
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.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.
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.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
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.
A thought is an idea in transit.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.