Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
I think that kids have a greater capacity for processing things than we give them credit for.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
It is not enough for the teacher to love the child. She must first love and understand the universe. She must prepare herself, and truly work at it.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.