A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
America is the best half-educated country in the world.
An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
An educated people can be easily governed.
An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
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.
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Education is all a matter of building bridges.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
Education is the transmission of civilization.
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Every educated person is a future enemy.
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
I learned more stuff in church than I did in the world.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education.
I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.
I would like to learn, or remember, how to live.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship.
If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.
If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated.
It has been said that 80% of what people learn is visual.
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
It is always in season for old men to learn.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Learn to think continentally.
Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn.
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
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.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
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.
Reading builds the educated and informed electorate so vital to our democracy.
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
So women are at the beginning of building a language, and not all women are conscious of it.
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.