Education Letters

Education Quotes

GI Joe Knowing is half the battle.
Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
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.
Audre Lorde Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
Lord Chesterfield The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
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.
G. M. Trevelyan Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
Shelley Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
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.
Henry Adams A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
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.
Henry Ford The test of every religious, political, or educational system is the man that it forms.
Kathleen Norris Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Cicero Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
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.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Woody Allen His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
Laurence J. Peter Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
Sir Francis Bacon Knowledge is power
Tom Robbins If little else, the brain is an educational toy.
Bertrand Russell Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.
Ashely Montagu The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.