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

John Ruskin

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

Vikrant Parsai

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

Irwin Edman

Education is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess.

Karl Kraus

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten

B.F. Skinner

Education is what you get from reading the fine print. Experience is what you get from not reading it.

Unknown

Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.

Pete Seeger

Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave.

Baron Henry Peter Brougham

Education makes machines which act like men and produces men who act like machines.

Erich Fromm

Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.

Henry Peter Brougham

Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.

Henry Peter Brougham

Education must have two foundations --morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.

Nicolas Chamfort

Education must provide the opportunities for self-fulfillment it can at best provide a rich and challenging environment for the individual to explore, in his own way.

Noam Chomsky

Education provides the fullest opportunities for fulfilling ourselves. It is the access to all that a person has yet to learn.

Lowell Milken

Education teaches a man how to speak, now how long or how often.

Vikrant Parsai

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes

Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of the conditions of men -- the balance-wheel of the social machinery.

Horace Mann

Education, which was at first made universal in order that all might be able to read and write, has been found capable of serving quite other purposes. By instilling nonsense it unifies populations and generates collective enthusiasm.

Bertrand Russell

Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

Education...has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

George Macaulay Trevelyan

Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge.

Mark Twain

Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.

John Maynard Keynes

Every child must be encouraged to get as much education as he has the ability to take. We want this not only for his sakebut for the nations sake. Nothing matters more to the future of our country: not military preparednessfor armed might is worthless if we lack the brain power to build a world of peace; not our productive economyfor we cannot sustain growth without trained manpower; not our democratic system of governmentfor freedom is fragile if citizens are ignorant.

Lyndon B. Johnson

Every man should have a college education in order to show him how little the thing is really worth.

Elbert Hubbard

Formal education will earn you a living, self-education make you a fortune.

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