The main foundations of every state, new states as well as ancient or composite ones, are good laws and good arms you cannot have good laws without good arms, and where there are good arms, good laws inevitably follow.
There is a subconscious way of taking violence as a way of expression, as a normality, and it has a lot of effects in the youth in the way they absorb education and what they hope to get out of life.
In large states public education will always be mediocre, for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad.
A good education is usually harmful to a dancer. A good calf is better than a good head.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image.
I have known uncertainty: a state unknown to the Greeks.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?
Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Don't let schooling interfere with your education.
There was no doubt that there was a vast organization which was making fools of all the liberals in Hollywood and taking their money, that there was a police state among the Left element in Hollywood and Broadway.
Under these conditions it is not astonishing that learning was highly prized; in fact, my parents made sacrifices to be able to give their children a good education.
The greater the state, the more wrong and cruel its patriotism, and the greater is the sum of suffering upon which its power is founded.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
I was the only white kid in my neighborhood for most of my youth even in high school, so reverse racism was just as apparent as racism.
Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
The United States has got some of the dumbest people in the world. I want you to know that we know that.
Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.
I believe that at the end of the century the use of words and general educated opinion will have altered so much that one will be able to speak of machines thinking without expecting to be contradicted.
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.