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Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.

Eleanor Roosevelt

As people do better, they start voting like Republicans- unless they have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be too much of a good thing.

Karl Rove, March 19, 2001

Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.

Charles R. Swindoll

Books won't stay banned. They won't burn. Ideas won't go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. The source of better ideas is wisdom. The surest path to wisdom is a liberal education.

Alfred Whitney

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

Beah Richards

By nature all men are alike, but by education very different.

Chinese

By the time the child can draw more that scribble, by the age of four or five years, an already well-formed body of conceptual knowledge formulated in language dominates his memory and controls his graphic work. Drawings are graphic accounts of essentially verbal processes. As an essentially verbal education gains control, the child abandons his graphic efforts and relies almost entirely on words. Language has first spoilt drawing and then swallowed it up completely.

Karl Buhler, 1930

Cauliflower is nothing but Cabbage with a College Education.

Mark Twain

Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them.

Benjamin Disraeli

Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct; they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them.

Benjamin Disraeli

Colleges typically did not tell you that ninety percent of your education came after you hung the parchment on the wall. People might ask for a rebate.

Tom Clancy, "The Teeth Of The Tiger" -- page 180

Common sense and education are highly compatible in fact, neither is worth much without the other.

Donald G. Smith

Common sense is in spite of, not the result of, education.

Victor Hugo

Countries that quit producing real products, spend more than they produce, lag in education, burden their middle class with higher taxes, and continue to import billions from other countries, bail out failed businesses and reward bad behavior instead of investing in good businesses, will eventually lose their leadership and wealth

Med Jones

Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.

Arnold Edinborough

Economists report that a college education adds many thousands of dollars to a man's lifetime income -- which he then spends sending his son to college.

Bill Vaughan

Education - The ability to quote Shakespeare without crediting it to the Bible.

Evan Edgar

Education a debt due from present to future generations.

George Peabody

Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.

Horace Mann

Education and knowledge are the only asset that you can not loose and no one can take it away from you (From the wisdom of my late father Mustapha)

Abderrahman Hassi

Education and knowledge are the only asset that you can not loose and no one can take it away from you (From the wisdom of my late grandmother Zahra Belfkih)

Abderrahman Hassi

Education and knowledge is the only asset that you can not loose and no one can take it away from you (From the wisdom of my father Mustapha).

Abderrahman Hassi

Education and morals will be found almost the whole that goes to make a good man.

Aristotle

Education begins a gentleman, conversation completes him.

Thomas Fuller

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