Education Quotes

To read a newspaper is to refrain from reading something worthwhile. The first discipline of education must therefore be to refuse resolutely to feed the mind with canned chatter.
Aleister Crowley
Karl rove, march 19, 2001 - as people do better, they start voting like...

Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them.
Benjamin Disraeli
The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all it is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed a standard citizenry, to put down dissent and originality.
Henry Louis Mencken
Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
John Maynard Keynes
We do not know what education can do for us, because we have never tried it.
Robert Hutchins

Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.
Stephen Vizinczey
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.
John F. Kennedy
Baron henry peter brougham - education makes a people easy to lead, but...
Lillian smith - education is a private matter between the person...
Perfection is a road, not a destination. Every time I live, I get an education.
Burk Hudson
Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.
John Ruskin
Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commage
Education makes machines which act like men and produces men who act like machines.
Erich Fromm
Education is the movement from darkness to light.
Allan Bloom
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
Lady Nancy Asto
It is against the grain of modern education to teach children to program. What fun is there in making plans, acquiring discipline in organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self - Critical?
Alan Perlis
I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
Groucho Marx
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
Sir Walter Scott
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
H. G. Wells
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
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Emma Goldman
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.
Bertrand Russell
It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The purpose of all higher education is to make men aware of what was and what is to incite them to probe into what may be. It seeks to teach them to understand, to evaluate, to communicate.
Otto Kleppne
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Theodore Roosevelt
You can buy education, but wisdom is a gift from God.
Author Unknown
It is only the ignorant who despise education.
Publilius Syrus
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life.
Plato, The Republic
Education - The ability to quote Shakespeare without crediting it to the Bible.
Evan Edga
Much that passes for education... is not education at all but ritual. The fact is that we are being educated when we know it least.
David P Gardne
Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.
Marian Wright Edelman
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well worth remembering from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Oscar Wilde
The aim of education is the knowledge not of fact, but of values.
William Ralph Inge
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
Nancy Asto
Our task is to provide an education for the kind of kids we have... Not the kind of kids we used to have... Or want to have... Or the kids that exist in our dreams.
Mary Kay Utech
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
The secretary of education does not work for the education establishment. The secretary works for the American people.
William John Bennett
The so - Called method of co - Education is false in theory and hamful to Christian training.
Pope Pius XI