Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength of the nation.
The value of a college education is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
A college education should equip one to entertain three things: a friend, an idea and oneself.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people can be engaged in.
A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in the students.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
College is a refuge from hasty judgment.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
The aim of a college education is to teach you to know a good man when you see one.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy.
By making college unaffordable and student loans unbearable, we risk deterring our best and brightest from pursuing higher education and securing a good paying job.
It takes most men five years to recover from a college education, and to learn that poetry is as vital to thinking as knowledge.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
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.
Education is our passport to the future.
Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.
Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people can be engaged in. That every man may receive at least a moderate education...appears to be an object of vital importance...
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the human soul.
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