Education Letters

Education Quotes

GI Joe Knowing is half the battle.
Frank Zappa If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to a library.
John Lubbock A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
Aristotle Education is the best provision for the journey to old age.
S. I. Hayakawa In a real sense, people who have read good literature have lived more than people who cannot or will not read. It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.
Audre Lorde Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
Irwin Edman Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.
Thomas Edison The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will educate his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Theodore Roosevelt A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Clark Coleman The two most evangelical groups in the world are atheists and vegetarians, especially the least knowledgeable and least intelligent individuals within those groups.
Josephine Tey Lack of education is an extraordinary handicap when one is being offensive.
Mark Twain Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre but they are more deadly in the long run.
Will Durant Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Lois McMaster Bujold Tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune.
Laurence J. Peter Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
S. Leonard Rubenstein There is no procedure for learning to write. What you must do, is learn to think.
Thomas Edison A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.
Ashely Montagu The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
John Maynard Keynes Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
Groucho Marx I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
H. L. Mencken We are here and it is now. Further than that all human knowledge is moonshine.
Benjamin Disraeli To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
Woody Allen His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
Wilson Mizner I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you and education.
John Locke Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected.