I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
The value of a college education is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think.
Study and in general the pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.[Das Studium und allgemein das Streben nach Wahrheit und Schönheit ist ein Gebiet, auf dem wir das ganze Leben lang Kinder bleiben dürfen.]
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is. The only function of a school is to make self-education easier; failing that, it does nothing.