Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught.
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.
The education and empowerment of women throughout the world cannot
fail to result in a more caring, tolerant, just and peaceful life for all.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around
Since we live in an age of innovation, a practical education must prepare a man for work that does not yet exist and cannot yet be clearly defined.
Slavery is but half abolished, emancipation is but half completed, while millions of freeman with votes in their hands are left without education.
Lower voter participation is a silent threat to our democracy...It under-represents young people, the poor, the disabled, those with little education, minorities and you and me.
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It has been discovered that the best way to ensure implicit obedience is to commence tyranny in the nursery
Why has elegance found so little following? That is the reality of it. Elegance has the disadvantage, if that's what it is, that hard work is needed to achieve it and a good education to appreciate it.
The ecologization of politics requires us to acknowledge the priority of human values and makes ecology part of education at an early age, molding a new, modern approach to nature and, at the same time, giving back to man a sense of being part of nature. No moral improvement of society is possible without that
Electricity is often called wonderful, beautiful; but it is so only in common with the other forces of nature. The beauty of electricity or of any other force is not that the power is mysterious, and unexpected, touching every sense at unawares in turn, but that it is under law, and that the taught intellect can even govern it largely. The human mind is placed above, and not beneath it, and it is in such a point of view that the mental education afforded by science is rendered super-eminent in dignity, in practical application and utility; for by enabling the mind to apply the natural power through law, it conveys the gifts of God to man.
Just as the science and art of agriculture depend upon chemistry and botany, so the art of education depends upon physiology and psychology.
Man achieves in life only by commanding the capabilities nature has given him, or by creating them within himself by education and by knowing how to profit by the difficulties encountered.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one's mind a pleasant place in which to spend one's time.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
Education is...One of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
Education is...[A process] which makes one rogue cleverer than another.
Education seems to be in America the only commodity of which the customer tries to get as little he can for his money.
The chief wonder of education is that it does not ruin everybody concerned in it, teachers and taught.
The result of the educative process is capacity for further education.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.