Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
There is no authority who decides what is a good idea.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Learning never exhausts the mind.