A university is privileged to something only human beings can find deep within themselves, an understanding of pure knowledge.
— Wilhelm von Humboldt (1767–1835)
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
— Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955)
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
— Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931)
When we raise our eyes, we see no borders.
— Japanese proverb
Photos from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s Research Alumni Conference
23 to 25 September 2015 in Berlin