Education

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
- Albert Einstein
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
- Aristotle
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
- Maya Angelou
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
- Oscar Wilde
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
- Mark Twain
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
- Robert Frost
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
- Benjamin Franklin
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
- Aristotle
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
- Chanakya
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
- William Butler Yeats
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
- Robert Green Ingersoll
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
- Victor Hugo
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
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The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
- John F. Kennedy
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
- John Dewey
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
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
- George Washington Carver
A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.
- A. Bartlett Giamatti
The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
- Carl Rogers
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
- Will Durant
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
- Walt Disney
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
- Plato
I am a part of everything that I have read.
- Theodore Roosevelt
Change is the end result of all true learning.
- Leo Buscaglia
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
- Horace Mann
Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?
- Erich Fromm
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
Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
- Clifford Stoll
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
- Edward Everett
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
- Will Rogers
The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.
- Alvin Toffler
Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
- John W. Gardner
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
- Sydney J. Harris
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
- Carl Sagan
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
- Gail Godwin
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
- Ernest Dimnet
An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
- Russell Baker
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.
- Desiderius Erasmus
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
- Alexander Pope
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
- Abigail Adams
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
- B. F. Skinner
To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.
- A. A. Milne
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
- Ambrose Bierce
Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny.
- Charles Barkley
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
- Robert Anthony
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
- Peter Drucker
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
- Robert M. Hutchins
Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
- Ambrose Bierce
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
- Michel de Montaigne
An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
- Alan K. Simpson
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
- George Santayana
Education is all a matter of building bridges.
- Ralph Ellison
The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
- William S. Burroughs
Your library is your paradise.
- Desiderius Erasmus
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