The real struggle is not between East and West, or capitalism and communism, but between education and propaganda.
A writer should get as much education as possible, but just going to
school is not enough; if it were, all owners of doctorates would be inspired writers.
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowingŮthe rest is mere sheep-herding.
True education makes for inequality; the inequality of individuality, the inequality of success, the glorious inequality of talent, of genius.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
Education is...One of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
Education is...One of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.
Education is...Man's going forward from cocksure ignorance to thoughtful uncertainty.
Education is...The inculcation of the incomprehensible into the ignorant by the incompetent.
Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes.
Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.
The whole object of education is...to develop the mind. The mind should be a thing that works.
Education seems to be in America the only commodity of which the customer tries to get as little he can for his money.
Education ÷ has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
Education does not mean teaching people to know what they do not know; it means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.
The result of the educative process is capacity for further education.
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not.
In England ÷ education produces no effect whatsoever. If it did, it would prove a serious danger to the upper classes, and would probably lead to acts of violence in Grosvenor Square.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.