Education Quotes SMS Collection

Who knows the difference between education and

Who knows the difference between education and training?  For those of you with daughters, would you rather have them take sex education or sex

I think everyone should go to college

I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a

The founding fathers provided jails called schools

The founding fathers… provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called education.  School is where you go between when your parents can’t take you

Much education today is monumentally ineffective all

Much education today is monumentally ineffective.  All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow

There is only one education and it

There is only one Education, and it has only one goal:  the freedom of the mind.  Anything that needs an adjective, be it civics

Education is a progressive discovery of our

Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.  ~Will DurantPACP

Itll be a great day when education

It’ll be a great day when education gets all the money it wants and the Air Force has to hold a bake sale to

What a misfortune it is that we

What a misfortune it is that we should thus be compelled to let our boys’ schooling interfere with their education!  ~Grant Allen, 1894, commonly

If you think education is expensive try

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.  ~Attributed to both Andy McIntyre and Derek Bok

Education aims to give you a boost

Education aims to give you a boost up the ladder of knowledge.  Too often, it just gives you a cramp on one of its

Intelligence appears to be the thing that

Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without education.  Education enables a man to get along without the

Nations have recently been led to borrow

Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education.  Probably, no nation is rich enough

What does education often do it makes

What does education often do?  It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.  ~Henry David ThoreauPACP

The object of education is to prepare

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives. ~Robert Maynard Hutchins

I read shakespeare and the bible can

I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice.  That’s what I call a liberal education.  ~Tallulah BankheadPACP

The one real object of education is

The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.  ~Bishop Mandell Creighton

Every time you stop a school will

Every time you stop a school, you will have to build a jail.  What you gain at one end you lose at the other. 

The more that learn to read the

The more that learn to read the less learn how to make a living.  That’s one thing about a little education.  It spoils you

Education is the process of driving a

Education is the process of driving a set of prejudices down your throats.  ~Martin H. FischerFFM

All the learnin my father paid for

All the learnin’ my father paid for was a bit o’ birch at one end and an alphabet at the other.  ~George EliotPACP

Education is learning what you didnt even

Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know.  ~Daniel J. Boorstin, Democracy and Its Discontents, Education is learning what you didn’t

Education is what remains after one has

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.  ~Albert EinsteinFD; Education is what survives when what has been

The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with

The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have given his life.  ~Ernest Renan, Souvenirs d’enfance et de jeunesse, 1883WLBUQ

Real education must ultimately be limited to

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.  ~Ezra PoundPACP

The modern world belongs to the half educated

The modern world belongs to the half-educated, a rather difficult class, because they do not realize how little they know.  ~William R. IngeCUL

Too often we give children answers to

Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.  ~Roger LewinPACP

A gentleman need not know latin but

A gentleman need not know Latin, but he should at least have forgotten it.  ~Brander MatthewsPACP

You send your child to the schoolmaster

You send your child to the schoolmaster, but ’tis the schoolboys who educate him.  ~Ralph Waldo EmersonPACP

Education is not filling a pail but

Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire.  ~William Butler YeatsPACP

Children have to be educated but they

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.  ~Abbé Dimnet, Art of Thinking, 1928LCD

The aim of education should be to

The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think – rather to improve our minds, so

Education has produced a vast population able

Education… has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.  ~G.M. TrevelyanPCR, PACP

Education is an ornament in prosperity and

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.  ~AristotlePACP

In the education of children there is

In the education of children there is nothing like alluring the interest and affection; otherwise you only make so many asses laden with books. 

Do you know the difference between education

Do you know the difference between education and experience?  Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you

A good teacher must know the rules

A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions.  ~Martin H. FischerFFM

Did you know america ranks the lowest

Did you know America ranks the lowest in education but the highest in drug use?  It’s nice to be number one, but we can

To me education is a leading out

To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil’s soul.  To Miss Mackay it is a putting in

If a man is fool you dont

If a man is a fool, you don’t train him out of being a fool by sending him to university.  You merely turn him