Education Quotes

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Aristotle
Henry peter brougham - education makes people easy to lead, but...

Shortchange your education now and you may be short of change the rest of your life.
Author Unknown
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan, English Social History (1942)
The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.
Diogenes Laertius
The aim of education must be the training of independently acting and thinking individuals who, however, can see in the service to the community their highest life achievement.
Albert Einstein

Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
Arnold Edinborough
I am entirely certain that twenty years from now we will look back at education as it is practiced in most schools today and wonder that we could have tolerated anything so primitive.
John W. Gardne
William james - the whole drift of my education goes to persuade...
Plutarch, morals - the very spring and root of honesty and virtue...
There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
James Truslow Adams
Society produces rogues, and education makes one rogue cleverer than another.
Oscar Wilde
Perfection is a road, not a destination. Every time I live, I get an education.
Burk Hudson
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better.
Wendell Phillips
We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we have taught ourselves to consider everything as moonshine, compared with the education of the heart.
Sir Walter Scott
Education is not merely a means for earning a living or an instrument for the acquisition of wealth. It is an initiation into life of spirit, a training of the human soul in the pursuit of truth and the practice of virtue.
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
Benjamin Franklin
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid It must be education that does it.
Alexandre Dumas
She knows what is the best purpose of education: not to be frightened by the best but to treat it as part of daily life.
John Mason Brown
The older dictators fell because they could never supply their subjects with enough bread, enough circuses, enough miracles and mysteries. Nor did they posses a really effective system of mind - Manipulation. Under a scientific dictator, education will rea.
Aldous Huxley
Education is a state - Controlled manufactory of echoes.
Norman Douglas
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others.
Tryon Edwards
Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.
Horace Mann
The most important function of education at any level is to develop the personality of the individual and the significance of his life to himself and to others. This is the basic architecture of a life the rest is ornamentation and decoration of the structure.
Grayson Kirk
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
George Macaulay Trevelyan
It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Albert Einstein
There are two classes of poets - The poets by education and practice, these we respect; and poets by nature, these we love.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Mark Twain
Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes, in the nature of the case, different points of view.
Robert Hutchins
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything one learned in school.
Albert Einstein
The crippling of individuals I consider the worst evil of capitalism. Our whole educational system suffers from this evil. An exaggerated competitive attitude is inculcated into the student, who is trained to worship acquisitive success as a perparation for his future career.
Albert Einstein
Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
Clarence Thomas
The primary purpose of education is not to teach you to earn your bread, but to make every mouthful sweeter.
James R. Angell
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving.
Russell Green
Education must provide the opportunities for self - Fulfillment it can at best provide a rich and challenging environment for the individual to explore, in his own way.
Noam Chomsky
Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths, all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word.
Alan Simpson
The education of a man is never completed until he dies.
Robert E. Lee
The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - - Rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men.
Bill Beattie
The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education.
Paul Karl Feyerabend