Education Quotes

Kahlil gibran - education sows not seeds in you, but makes your...
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
Evan Esa
John dewey - education is life itself....
Barnaby c. keeney - the scramble to get into college is going to be...
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
Benjamin Franklin
To be an American is of itself almost a moral condition, an education, and a career.
George Santayana
The giving of love is an education in itself.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Mark Twain
What we call education and culture is for the most part nothing but the substitution of reading for experience, of literature for life, of the obsolete fictitious for the contemporary real.
George Bernard Shaw
The aim of education is the knowledge not of fact, but of values.
William Ralph Inge
His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
Woody Allen
The ultimate goal of the educational system is to shift to the individual the burden of pursing his own education. This will not be a widely shared pursuit until we get over our odd conviction that education is what goes on in school buildings and nowhere else.
John W. Gardne
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
Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people may be engaged in. That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance.
Abraham Lincoln
You can buy education, but wisdom is a gift from God.
Author Unknown
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of facts.
Henry Adams
Education begins a gentleman, conversation completes him.
Dr. Thomas Fuller, Gnomologia, 1732
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
H. G. Wells
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Maya Angelou
A college education never hurt anybody who was willing to learn after he got it.
Author Unknown
Formal education will earn you a living, self - Education make you a fortune.
Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes, in the nature of the case, different points of view.
Robert Hutchins
Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
James A. Garfield, July 12, 1880
The secret of all success is to know how to deny yourself. Prove that you can control yourself, and you are an educated man and without this all other education is good for nothing.
R. D. Hitchcock
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Derek Curtis Bok
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
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinne
We have ignored cultural literacy in thinking about education... We ignore the air we breathe until it is thin or foul. Cultural literacy is the oxygen of social intercourse.
E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
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 roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.
Bertrand Russell
Education has for its object the formation of character.
Herbert Spence
Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.
Robert M. Hutchins
The educating of the parents is really the education of the child children tend to live what is unlived in the parents, so it is vital that parents should be aware of their inferior, their dark side, and should press on getting to know themselves.
Laurens Van der Post
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - Men who are creative, inventive and discoverers.
Jean Piaget
If you think education is expensive, Try Ignorance!!!
Andy McIntyre
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.