The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
The richest persons in Africa are heads of state, governors and ministers. So every 'educated' African who wants to be rich - and there is nothing wrong with wanting to be rich - heads straight into government or politics.
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.
The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.
I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
The world is full of educated derelicts.
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way.
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
To be able to be caught up into the world of thought-that is educated.
I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.
Education is our passport to the future.
In some circumstances, the refusal to be defeated is a refusal to be educated.
No one can become really educated without having pursued some study in which he took no interest- for it is a part of education to learn to interest ourselves in subjects for which we have no aptitude.
It has always seemed strange to me that in our endless discussions about education so little stress is laid on the pleasure of becoming an educated person, the enormous interest it adds to life. To be able to be caught up into the world of thought-that is to be educated.
Much that passes for education is not education at all but ritual. The fact is that we are being educated when we know it least.
I don't look to find an educated person in the ranks of university graduates, necessarily. Some of the most educated people I know have never been near a university.
My idea of an educated person is one who can converse on one subject for more than two minutes.
I hope to see the bringing together of all the best educated people of the earth into a worldwide Congress of Scientists.
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