Education Letters

Education Quotes

G. M. Trevelyan Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
Robert Frost Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
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.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Josephine Tey Lack of education is an extraordinary handicap when one is being offensive.
Thomas Edison A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.
Benjamin Disraeli To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
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.
Lord Chesterfield The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
Woody Allen His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
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.
Tom Robbins If little else, the brain is an educational toy.
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.
Ashely Montagu The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
Brian Patten Death is the only grammatically correct full stop?
Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Mark Twain Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre but they are more deadly in the long run.
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.
S. Leonard Rubenstein There is no procedure for learning to write. What you must do, is learn to think.
Mary Pettibone Poole To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains.
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.
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Will Durant Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
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.
John Lubbock A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.