"Learning is the ally, not the adversary of genius... he who reads in a proper spirit, can scarcely read too much."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."William Godwin on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."William Godwin on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."William Godwin on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."William Godwin on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."William Godwin on Earl Nightingale
"Let us not, in the eagerness of our haste to educate, forget all the ends of education."
"As the true object of education is not to render the pupil the mere copy of his preceptor, it is rather to be rejoiced in, than lamented, that various reading should lead him into new trains of thinking."
"Government will not fail to employ education, to strengthen its hands, and perpetuate its institutions."
"My thoughts will be taken up with the future or the past, with what is to come or what has been. Of the present there is necessarily no image."
"Above all we should not forget that government is an evil, a usurpation upon the private judgement and individual conscience of mankind."