If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
A thought is an idea in transit.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Industrialize or perish.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
The real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Suddenly degrees aren't worth anything. Isn't that true? When I was a student, if you had a degree, you had a job. If you didn't have a job it's because you didn't want one. And I didn't want one, frankly.
Know what you are talking about.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.