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Education Quotes

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.

The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.

The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living. That's one thing about a little education. It spoils you for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living.

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.

The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have sacrificed his life.

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

There is nothing so stupid as the educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated in.

To be able to be caught up into the world of thought - that is being educated.

To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil's soul. To Miss Mackay it is a putting in of something that is not there, and that is not what I call education. I call it intrusion.

To the extent that we are all educated and informed, we will be more equipped to deal with the gut issues that tend to divide us.

To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.

When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.

Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?