Famous Education Quotes

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The most important outcome of education is to help students become independent of formal education.

Paul E. Gray

The nearer society approaches to divine order, the less separation will there be in the characters, duties, and pursuits of men and women. Women will not become less gentle and graceful, but men will become more so. Women will not neglect the care and education of their children, but men will find themselves ennobled and refined by sharing those duties with them; and will receive, in return, co-operation and sympathy in the discharge of various other duties, now deemed inappropriate to women. The more women become rational companions, partners in business and in thought, as well as in affection and amusement, the more highly will men appreciate home.

Lydia Child

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.

Robert Hutchins

The older dictators fell because they could never supply their subjects with enough bread, enough circuses, enough miracles and mysteries. Nor did they posses a really effective system of mind-manipulation. Under a scientific dictator, education will rea

Aldous Huxley

The only people who seem to have nothing to do with the education of the children are the parents.

G.K. Chesterton

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Albert Einstein

The primary purpose of education is not to teach you to earn your bread, but to make every mouthful sweeter.

James R. Angell

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.

Jean Piaget

The purpose of a liberal arts education is to learn that a person can like both cats *and* dogs!

Sonjay Anand

The purpose of all higher education is to make men aware of what was and what is to incite them to probe into what may be. It seeks to teach them to understand, to evaluate, to communicate.

Otto Kleppner

The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one

Malcolm Forbes

The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.

Maya Angelou

The real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.

Bishop Creighton

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

Aristotle

the roots of education are sometimes bitter but fruits are always sweet.

kainat khan

The scramble to get into college is going to be so terrible in the next few years that students are going to put up with almost anything, even an education.

Barnaby C. Keeney

The secret of all success is to know how to deny yourself. Prove that you can control yourself, and you are an educated man and without this all other education is good for nothing.

R. D. Hitchcock

The secret of all success is to know how to deny yourself. Prove that you can control yourself, and you are an educated man; and without this all other education is good for nothing.

R. D. Hitchcock

The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.

Emerson

The secretary of education does not work for the education establishment. The secretary works for the American people.

William John Bennett

The so-called method of co-education is false in theory and hamful to Christian training.

Pope Pius XI

The strength of the United States is not the gold at Fort Knox or the weapons of mass destruction that we have, but the sum total of the education and the character of our people.

Claiborne Pell

The study of great quotations is worth more than a college education.

Vikrant Parsai

The sum and substance of female education in America, as in England, is training women to consider marriage as the sole object in life, and to pretend that they do not think so.

Harriet Martineau

The supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things--the power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit.

Samuel Johnson

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