You are your own teacher. Investigate yourself to find the truth – inside, not outside. Knowing yourself is most important.
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Over the years, I have again and again asked fellow believers in a free society how they managed to escape the contagion of their collectivist intellectual environment. No name has been mentioned more often as the source of enlightenment than Friedrich Hayek’s.
I don’t care what their [Guns N’ Roses] record is. If you need a blood donor and the only person who can give you a transfusion is Hitler, you take the blood.
I have been learning English on the road since I started when I was 15, so it is a slow process but making some progress. Now I think I am much more comfortable with my English. However, it is difficult, still, when I speak about something that is not tennis.
In the schoolroom her quick mind had taken readily that strong starch of unexplained rules and disconnected facts which saves ignorance from any painful sense of limpness.
Sometimes you get educated by being really bothered by things and you have to educate yourself on how to respond.
[On his donation of $100 million to UCLA in 2012 adding to the $200 million he donated in 2002] The cost of a world-class medical education should not deter our future innovators, doctors and scientists from the path they hope to pursue. We need the students at this world-class institution to be driven by determination and the desire to do their best work and not by the fear of crushing debt. I hope in doing this that others will be inspired to do the same.
I would like to be a scholar in whatever I do, a scholar is never finished, he is always seeking and I am always seeking.
Education is the key to opportunity in our society, and the equality of educational opportunity must be the birthright of every citizen.
Empower yourselves with a good education, then get out there and use that education to build a country worthy of your boundless promise.
No one will ever get anywhere in this world unless he becomes a teacher, one who can show others how to do things.