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Education is an admirable thing, but it is well worth remembering from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Oscar Wilde

Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.

Marian Wright Edelman

Education is life itself.

John Dewey

Education is like a double-edged sword. It may be turned to dangerous uses if it is not properly handled.

Wu Ting-Fang

Education is not a perfect process but it reduces the imperfection in our lives.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Education is not an expense, but it is the capital ready to be invested. The return depends on the wisdom you gained.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Butler Yeats

Education is not merely a means for earning a living or an instrument for the acquisition of wealth. "It is an initiation into life of spirit, a training of the human soul in the pursuit of truth and the practice of virtue.

Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

Education is not received. It is achieved.

Unknown

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.

Robert Hutchins

Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.

Robert M. Hutchins

Education is our only political safety. Outside of this ark all is deluge.

Horace Mann

Education is something that you know and get which is not in the book.

Vikrant Parsai

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.

Robert Frost

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.

Robert Frost

Education is the best provision for old age.

Aristotle

Education is the best provision for the journey to old age.

Aristotle

Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.

John Ruskin

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

Education is the movement from darkness to light.

Allan Bloom

Education is the period during which you are being instructed by somebody you do not know, about something you do not want to know.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Education is the poor man’s haven and the ignorant man’s hell.

Vikrant Parsai

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.

Irwin Edman

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