Education

“If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.”
Abraham Maslow

“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.”
Albert Einstein

“The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.”
Albert Einstein

“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.”
Albert Einstein

“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.”
Andy McIntyre

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.”
Aristotle

“The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.”
Aristotle

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”
Augustine of Hippo

“If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.”
Ben Franklin

“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.”
B.B. King

“The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think — rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men.”
Bill Beattie

“You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.”
Brigham Young

“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.”
Buckminster Fuller

“The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn …and change.”
Carl Rogers

“If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.”
Chinese proverb

“Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.”
Chinese proverb

“Education cost money, but then so does ignorance.”
Claus Moser

“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.”
Clay P. Bedford

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”
Confucius

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.”
C.S. Lewis

“Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?”
Erich Fromm

“Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.”
G.K. Chesterton

“A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.”
George Santayana

“A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers.”
Helen Keller

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”
Henry B Adams

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.”
Henry Ford

“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.”
Jim Rohn

“If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn’t need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.”
Jim Rohn

“To teach is to learn twice.”
Joseph Joubert

“If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.”
Malcolm X

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”
Mark Twain

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
Mark Twain

“Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.”
Mark Twain

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
Margaret Mead

“Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

“I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.”
Maya Angelou

“The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.”
Michel Legrand

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Nelson Mandela

“You can never be overdressed or overeducated.”
Oscar Wilde

“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
Phil Collins

“Education makes a people easy to lead but difficult to drive: easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.”
Peter Brougham

“Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.”
Plato

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.”
Plutarch

“It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.”
Robert G. Ingersoll

“Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”
Robert Frost

“Only a generation of readers will spawn a generation of writers.”
Steven Spielberg

“The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.”
Tom Bodett

“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.”
Victor Hugo

“Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.”
Walter Cronkite

“All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.”
Walter Scott

“Education would be much more effective if its purpose was to ensure that by the time they leave school every boy and girl should know how much they do not know, and be imbued with a lifelong desire to know it.”
William Haley

“Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.”
Will Durant