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Quotable Quotes Education

These quoted are the thoughts expressed by Philosophers like me, who mean to say something to readers in such words that it is never forgotten.

Think! You will forget it?

S/No. Quotable Quotes Authors
  Education  
1 Research indicates that when memory is first recorded in the brain in the hippocampus, to be specific--it’s still “fragile” and easily forgotten, especially if the brain is asked to memorize more things. Napping, it seems, pushes memories to the neocortex, the brain’s “more permanent storage,” preventing them from being “overwritten.”  
2 It is not important how much you love your man. It is more important that he know you love him. Coking Good food is not important it is important thet it is cooked for him and you care for him. To get love you have to express your love. But dont thrust your love on him.  
3 You will get education in the classrook but knowlege in the library, if you have time to study.                                                                                                                                                                                                    Vijay Sadana
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Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.                                                                                                                                                

Henry Ford
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The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realized, the less I know  Michel Legrand
 
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Once you educate the boys, they tend to leave the villages and go search for work in the cities, but the girls stay home, become leaders in the community, and pass on what they’ve learned. If you really want to change a culture, to empower women, improve basic hygiene and health care, and fight high rates of infant mortality, the answer is to educate girls.                              
Greg Mortenson
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Teachers don't just teach; they can be vital personalities who help young people to mature, to understand the world, and to understand themselves. A good education consists of much more than useful facts and marketable skills.                                                                                     
Charles Platt
8.

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

9. It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Aristotle
10. You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward. Conrad Hall
11. The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. Aristotle
12. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. John Dewey
13. My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors. Maya Angelou
14. Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom. George Washington Carver
15. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking. Albert Einstein
16. The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change. Carl Rogers
17. An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin
 
18. Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth. Chanakya
19. Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. Robert Frost
 
20. The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. Sydney J. Harris
21. Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. Anthony J. D'Angelo
22. Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught. Oscar Wilde
 
23. The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next. Abraham
Lincoln
24. Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. William Butler Yeats
25. The most influential of all educational factors is the conversation in a child's home. William Temple
26. Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time. Rabindranath Tagore
27. An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't. Anatole France
28. The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth. John F. Kennedy
29. Education is the movement from darkness to light. Allan Bloom
30. In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards. Mark Twain
31. The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education. Albert Einstein
32. Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. Daniel J. Boorstin
33. To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society. Theodore Roosevelt
34. 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. Theodore Roosevelt
35. If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics. Galileo Galilei
36. I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories. Ray Bradbury
37. He who opens a school door, closes a prison. Victor Hugo
38. A child miseducated is a child lost. John F. Kennedy
39. I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney
40. The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life. Plato
41. A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins
42. It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense. Robert Green Ingersoll
43. Nine tenths of education is encouragement. Anatole France
44. Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. Malcolm Forbes
 
45. Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre. Gail Godwin
46. No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure. Emma Goldman
47. Education is all a matter of building bridges. Ralph Ellison
48. Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny. Charles Barkley
 
49. The foundation of every state is the education of its youth. Diogenes
50. Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten. B. F. Skinner
51. A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated. Horace Mann
52. If the education of our kids comes from radio, television, newspapers - if that's where they get most of their knowledge from, and not from the schools, then the powers that be are definitely in charge, because they own all those outlets. Maynard James Keenan
 
53. Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants. John W. Gardner
 
54. Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence. Abigail Adams
55. The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn. Alvin Toffler
56. Your library is your paradise. Desiderius Erasmus
57. I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students. Carl Sagan
58. The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
59. It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it. Oscar Wilde
60. Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education. They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them. Robert Kiyosaki
61. Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom. Clifford Stoll
62. It is with children that we have the best chance of studying the development of logical knowledge, mathematical knowledge, physical knowledge, and so forth. Jean Piaget
63. Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another. Gilbert K. Chesterton
64. He that loves reading has everything within his reach. William Godwin
65. Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn from the child, we must have empathy, and empathy grows as we learn. Alice Miller
66. The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives. Robert M. Hutchins
67. I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship. Aeschylus
68. Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body. Marcus Tullius Cicero
69. The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated. James A. Baldwin
70. Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. Edward Everett
71. Until we get equality in education, we won't have an equal society. Sonia Sotomayor
72. Governments never learn. Only people learn. Milton Friedman
73. If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world. Heinrich Heine
74. Change is the end result of all true learning. Leo Buscaglia
75. Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. Will Durant
76. 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 for actual work. The more you know the more you think somebody owes you a living. Will Rogers
77. That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding. Ambrose Bierce
 
78. An educated people can be easily governed. Frederick the Great
79. Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon. Alexander Pope
80. I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated. Al McGuire
 
81. The willingness to learn new skills is very high. Angela Merkel
82. Books are the blessed chloroform of the mind. Oswald Chambers
83. From kindergarten to graduation, I went to public schools, and I know that they are a key to being sure that every child has a chance to succeed and to rise in the world. Dick Cheney
84. Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age? Erich Fromm
85. Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard. Robert Frost
86. Men and women must be educated, in a great degree, by the opinions and manners of the society they live in. Mary Wollstonecraft
87. America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few. Will Rogers
88. What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul. Joseph Addison
89. Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education. Zhuangzi
90. It is well to read everything of something, and something of everything. Joseph Brodsky
91. I am sure my fellow-scientists will agree with me if I say that whatever we were able to achieve in our later years had its origin in the experiences of our youth and in the hopes and wishes which were formed before and during our time as students. Felix Bloch
92. Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. Ernest Dimnet
93. Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government. Thomas Jefferson
 
94. When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes. Desiderius Erasmus
95. Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading. G. M. Trevelyan
96. I am a part of everything that I have read. Theodore Roosevelt
97. To the extent that we are all educated and informed, we will be more equipped to deal with the gut issues that tend to divide us. Caroline Kennedy
98. If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught. Oscar Hammerstein II
99. The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas. George Santayana
100. The only real failure in life is one not learned from. Anthony J. D'Angelo
101. No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete. Gilbert K. Chesterton
102. I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly. Michel de Montaigne
 
103. If you want to be an anthropologist, you need to study physical anthropology specialized in bones. If you want to be a forensic chemist, get a degree in chemistry. Do you want to do DNA work? Get a degree in microbiology. And do well. Study hard and go to graduate school. Kathy Reichs
104. To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks. A. A. Milne
105. True, a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance. Pauline Phillips
106. The willingness to learn new skills is very high. Angela Merkel
107.

Books are the blessed chloroform of the mind.

Oswald Chambers
108 From kindergarten to graduation, I went to public schools, and I know that they are a key to being sure that every child has a chance to succeed and to rise in the world. Dick Cheney
109. Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age? Erich Fromm
110. Education doesn't change life much. It just lifts trouble to a higher plane of regard. Robert Frost
111. Men and women must be educated, in a great degree, by the opinions and manners of the society they live in. Mary Wollstonecraft
112. America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few. Will Rogers
113. What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul. Joseph Addison
114. Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education. Zhuangzi
115. It is well to read everything of something, and something of everything. Joseph Brodsky
116. I am sure my fellow-scientists will agree with me if I say that whatever we were able to achieve in our later years had its origin in the experiences of our youth and in the hopes and wishes which were formed before and during our time as students. Felix Bloch
117. Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. Ernest Dimnet
118. Whenever the people are well-informed, they can be trusted with their own government. Thomas Jefferson
119. When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes. Desiderius Erasmus
120. Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading. G. M. Trevelyan

 

 

 

 

 

 

The quotes collect and contributed by Akshay Sadana NJ, (News Journalist)