I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
A thought is an idea in transit.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
When you know better you do better.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Dare to think for yourself.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
The most important part of teaching is to teach what it is to know.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
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.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
The knowledge of all things is possible
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.