Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.

An educational system isn't worth a great deal if it teaches young people how to make a living but doesn't teach them how to make a life.

A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.

Alan Gregg

A good education should leave much to be desired

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

David Wasinger

An investment in education is an investment in our future.

Sir Walter Scott

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born.

Genius without education is like silver in the mine.

Geoffrey Holder

Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him.

Anatole France

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.

Ernie Fletcher

Education is our greatest opportunity to give an irrevocable gift to the next generation.

Anatole France

An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.

Theodore Roosevelt

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.

Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.

George Peabody

Education a debt due from present to future generations.

W.B. Yeats

Education is not the filling of a bucket, but the lighting of a fire

Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes, in the nature of the case, different points of view.

Daniel J. Boorstin

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

Octave Mirbeau

Children, by nature, are keen, passionate and curious. What was referred to as laziness is often merely an awakening of sensitivity, a psychological inability to submit to certain absurd duties, and a natural result of the distorted, unbalanced education given to them. This laziness, which leads to an insuperable reluctance to learn, is, contrary to appearances, sometimes proof of intellectual ...(contd)

Octave Mirbeau

(contd)... superiority and a condemnation of the teacher.

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