"The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts but learning how to make facts live."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Oscar Wilde
"Old age is fifteen years older than I am."
"Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum."
"Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future."
"The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books."
"I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing... and he has the right to expect the best that I can do for him and the team!"