"Nature has always had more force than education."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Voltaire on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Voltaire on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Voltaire 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."Voltaire 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."Voltaire on Oscar Wilde
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."