Education Letters

Education Quotes

Kahlil Gibran I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Will Durant Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
H. L. Mencken We are here and it is now. Further than that all human knowledge is moonshine.
Irwin Edman Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.
Nancy Astor Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
Daniel J. Boorstin The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
Henry Ford The test of every religious, political, or educational system is the man that it forms.
Frank Herbert The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.
Sir Francis Bacon Knowledge is power
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.
Bertrand Russell Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Marilyn Ferguson Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them.
Kathleen Norris Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
Shelley Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
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.
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.
Robert Frost Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Thomas Edison A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.
Brian Patten Death is the only grammatically correct full stop?
T. H. White The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else do it wrong without comment.
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Laurence J. Peter Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
Audre Lorde Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.