The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
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.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Industrialize or perish.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Many much-learned men have no intelligence.
A thought is an idea in transit.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. So is a lot.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.