Both class and race survive education, and neither should. What is education then? If it doesn't help a human being to recognize that humanity is humanity, what is it for? So you can make a bigger salary than other people?
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
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.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.
Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
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 do know and what you don't. It's knowing where to go to find out what you need to know, and it's knowing how to use the information once you get it.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Knowledge is recognizing what you know and what you don't.
Learn why the world wags and what wags it. That is the only thing which the mind can never exhaust, never alienate, never be tortured by, never fear or distrust, and never dream of regretting. Learning is the only thing for you. Look what a lot of things there are to learn.
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the worlds work, and the power to appreciate life.
The secret in education lies in respecting the student.
Education is the movement from darkness to light.
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.
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