Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
When the solution is simple, God is answering.
The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once.
It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry.
Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they will change. Invaribly they are both disappointed.
Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death
A country cannot simultaneously prepare and prevent war.
I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.
Thought is the organizing factor in man, intersected between the causal primary instincts and the resulting actions.
Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces over which we have no control. It is determined for the insect, as well as for the star. Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.
Never regard study as a duty but as an enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later works belong.
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.