"Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace."
"If your plan is for one year plant rice. If your plan is for ten years plant trees. If your plan is for one hundred years educate children."
"Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt."
"Every child in its innocence knows, and every child goes astray because of so much knowledge being poured in by the parents, by the priests, by the teachers. Soon the child's innocence is completely covered with all kinds of bullshit."
"A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar."
"There is no need to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning."