"A people's literature is the great textbook for real knowledge of them. The writings of the day show the quality of the people as no historical reconstruction can."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Edith Hamilton on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Edith Hamilton on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Edith Hamilton on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Edith Hamilton on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Edith Hamilton on William Shakespeare
"None but a poet can write a tragedy. For tragedy is nothing less than pain transmuted into exaltation by the alchemy of poetry."