"The thing that's important to know is that you never know. You're always sort of feeling your way."
"If it were customary to send little girls to school and teach them the same subjects as are taught to boys, they would learn just as fully and would understand the subtleties of all arts and sciences."
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."
"Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten."
"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education."
"I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained"
"No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete."
"You can never be overdressed or overeducated."
"It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop."
"The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one."
"The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows."
"Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education."