A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.
The idea is to try to give all the information to help others to judge the value of your contribution; not just the information that leads to judgment in one particular direction or another.
A thought is an idea in transit.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
My weapon is literature
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.