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.
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness
Education is the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.
Must we always teach our children with books? Let them look at the stars and the mountains above. Let them look at the waters and the trees and flowers on Earth. Then they will begin to think, and to think is the beginning of a real education.
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving
I know of no safe repository of the ultimate power of society but people. And if we think them not enlightened enough, the remedy is not to take the power from them, but to inform them by education
Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
I decided to study special education and fell in love with working with individuals with autism. That's what I planned to do with my life.
To repeat what others have said, requires education, to challenge it, requires brains
If the Plan B battle reveals anything, it's that the opponents' real agenda is not to prevent unintended pregnancy and abortion. If that were so, they would be for all forms of contraception. They'd be for better sex education. They'd be for more family-planning counseling. The problem is the right doesn't want greater access to birth control, ... and their opposition to Plan B proves it
Education can give you a skill, but a liberal education can give you dignity
Education is our only political safety. Outside of this ark all is deluge.
A college education should equip one to entertain three things: a friend, an idea and oneself.
I have never let schooling interfere with my education.
I think education is power. I think that being able to communicate with people is power. One of my main goals on the planet is to encourage people
to empower themselves.
Education is important because, first of all, people need to know that discrimination still exists. It is still real in the workplace, and we should not take that for granted.
Education is a weapon whose effects depend on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed
May this plain statement of facts prevail on the friends of the rising generation to interpose for their welfare; that the education of children may no longer be to parent and master a lottery, in which the prizes bear no proportion to the enormous number of blanks.
One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds. Much of the damage inflicted on land is quite invisible to laymen. And ecologist must either harden his shell and make believe that the consequences of science are none of his business, or he must be the doctor who sees the marks of death in a community that believes itself well and does not want to be told otherwise.
Universal suffrage should rest upon universal education. To this end, liberal and permanent provision should be made for the support of free schools by the State governments, and, if need be, supplemented by legitimate aid from national authority.
Game shows are designed to make us feel better about the random, useless facts that are all we have left of our education.