If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
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.
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
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.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
Knowledge, Action, Devotion are complementary to each other.