Education Quotes Page 2
Education has always had the power to change lives. Education quotes also have the power to educate in their own right. The road to success is lined with those who are willing to work hard to get themselves educated.
This last page of education quotes by these famous people has been an inspiration for me.
It is my hope that they were able to give you the inspiration to work at improving your own education if you have not already done so.
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
-Robert Green Ingersoll
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
-Robert M. Hutchins
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.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
-Sydney J. Harris
I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education.
You can educate yourself right out of a relationship with God.
-Tammy Faye Bakker
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Education is the transmission of civilization.
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.
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
Education Quotes Page 1
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
-William Butler Yeats
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
-Daniel J. Boorstin
To be able to be caught up into the world of thought - that is being educated.
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
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.
Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have sacrificed his life.
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
An educated people can be easily governed.
-Frederick The Great
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
-G. M. Trevelyan
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
-George Washington Carver
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education, no man's education is complete.
-Gilbert K. Chesterton
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
-Gilbert K. Chesterton
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not a preparation for life; education is life itself.
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
So women are at the beginning of building a language, and not all women are conscious of it.
One of my favorite education quotes is the one by John Dewey. He said, education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education quotes are are wonderful gift to share with others.
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