Education Quotes

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What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
Joseph Addison

Upon books the collective education of the race depends; they are the sole instruments of registering, perpetuating and transmitting thought.
Henry C. Rogers
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The most important outcome of education is to help students become independent of formal education.
Paul E. Gray

Nothing in the world will take away persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than an unsuccessful man with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Calvin Coolidge
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
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinne
We do not know what education can do for us, because we have never tried it.
Robert Hutchins
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
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
Every man should have a college education in order to show him how little the thing is really worth.
Elbert Hubbard
Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave.
Baron Henry Peter Brougham
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner, New Scientist, May 21, 1964
His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
Woody Allen
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
Robert Frost
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life.
Plato, The Republic
Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
John Maynard Keynes
Education in the key to preventing the cycle of violence and hatred that marred the 20th century from repeating itself in the 21st century.
Elie Wiesel, Chicago Sun - Times, November 5, 2001
Formal education will earn you a living, self - Education make you a fortune.
Unknown
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 is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess.
Karl Kraus
The true purpose of education is to cherish and unfold the seed of immortality already sown within us to develop, to their fullest extent, the capacities of every kind with which the God who made us has endowed us.
Anna James
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
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
H. G. Wells
Education a debt due from present to future generations.
George Peabody
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
Drop out of school before your mind rots from our mediocre educational system.
Frank Zappa, Liner notes from the album, "Freak Out, " 1965
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 that it prevents you from achieving.
Russell Green
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Aristotle
The only people who seem to have nothing to do with the education of the children are the parents.
G. K. Chesterton
Education is like a double - Edged sword. It may be turned to dangerous uses if it is not properly handled.
Wu Ting - Fang
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundemental resource.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better.
Wendell Phillips
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid It must be education that does it.
Alexandre Dumas
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Emerson
The education of a man is never completed until he dies.
Robert E. Lee