Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing worth knowing can be taught.
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire.
The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - men who are creative, inventive and discoverers
To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future.
The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means of education.
Education would be much more effective if its purpose was to ensure that by the time they leave school every boy and girl should know how much they do not know, and be imbued with a lifelong desire to know it.
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that hasty moral judgments about the past are a form of injustice
Restraint and discipline and examples of virtue and justice. These are the things that form the education of the world.
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers, rather than fill it with the accumulation of others.
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots.
Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education
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.
Standardization is the fertilizer of college education. A little may be useful, but flowers do not grow in pure manure.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all