Education and democracy have the same goal: the fullest possible
development of human capabilities.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection
must finish him.
Education can give you a skill, but a liberal education can give you
Education does not mean teaching people to know what they do not know;
it means teaching them to behave as they do not behave.
Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important
lesson science can teach: skepticism.
Education has for its object the formation of character. To curb restive
propensities, to awaken dormant sentiments, to strengthen the
perceptions, and cultivate the tastes, to encourage this feeling and
repress that, so as finally to develop the child into a man of well
proportioned and harmonious nature- this is alike the aim of parent and
Education is a condition of imposed ignorance!
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
-Laurence J. Peter
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes.
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands
and at whom it is aimed.
Education is a wonderful thing. If you couldn't sign your name you'd
have to pay cash.
-Rita Mae Brown
Education is an admirable thing. But it is well to remember from time to
time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Education is experience, and the essence of experience is self-reliance.
Education is hanging around until you've caught on.
Education is learning to grow, learning what to grow toward, learning
what is good and bad, learning what is desirable and undesirable,
learning what to choose and what not to choose.
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
-Daniel J. Boorstin
Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity.
-Lyndon B. Johnson
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of
Education is one thing and instruction, however worthy, necessary and
incidentally or monetarily educative, another.
Education is our only political safety. Outside of this ark all is
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs only to
the people who prepare for it today.
Education is preeminently a matter of quality, not amount.
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one
generation to another.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing
your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is the acquisition of the art of the utilisation of knowledge.
-Alfred North Whitehead
Education is the best provision for old age.
Education is the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the
indifferent by the incompetent.
-John Maynard Keynes
Education is the mother of leadership.
Education is the process of throwing false pearls before real swine.
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if
Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to
govern, but impossible to enslave.
-Henry Peter Brougham
Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call
to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
Education remains the key to both economic and political empowerment.
Education seems to be in America the only commodity of which the
customer tries to get as little as he can for his money.
-Max Leon Forman
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
-Malcolm S. Forbes
Education, like neurosis, begins at home.
-Milton R. Sapirstein
Education, n. That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the
foolish their lack of understanding.
Education, the last hope of the liberal in all periods.
Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great
equalizer of the conditions of men- the balance-wheel of the social
Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to
distinguish what is worth reading.
Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.