What does education often do? It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The tragedy of education is played in two scenes - incompetent pupils facing competent teachers and incompetent teachers facing competent pupils.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Education is more than a luxury;
it is a responsibility that society owes to itself.
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man passionately desire to be a perfect citizen, and teaches him to rule, and to obey, with justice. This is the only education which deserves the name.
Sex education may be a good idea in the schools, but I don't believe the kids should be given homework
Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education... no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without education. Education enables a man to get along without the use of his intelligence.
Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.
The giving of love is an education in itself
There is no education like adversity
There is no education like adversity.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Education will not (take the place of persistence); the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan 'press on' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.
Native ability without education is like a tree without fruit
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of facts.
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving.
It takes most men five years to recover from a college education, and to learn that poetry is as vital to thinking as knowledge.
Education is the process by which the individual relates himself to the universe, give himself citizenship in the changing world, share's the race's mind and enfranchises his own soul.
Look at education as a continuous life long journey.