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Famous Education Quotes


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We all knew that knowledge is power. This slide collects 50 timeless education quotes from well known thought leaders such as Einstein, Aristotle and many more.

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Famous Education Quotes

  1. 1. 50 Inspirational Quotes on Education John Dewey
  2. 2. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. John Dewey
  3. 3. The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read. Abraham Lincoln
  4. 4. I am a part of everything that I have read. Theodore Roosevelt
  5. 5. An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin
  6. 6. Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world Nelson Mandela
  7. 7. The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. Aristotle
  8. 8. Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth. Chanakya
  9. 9. The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth. John F. Kennedy
  10. 10. Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time. Rabindranath Tagore
  11. 11. Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. Anthony J. D'Angelo
  12. 12. When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes. Desiderius Erasmus
  13. 13. Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. William Butler Yeats
  14. 14. Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom. George Washington Carver
  15. 15. Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. Ernest Dimnet
  16. 16. Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your selfconfidence. Robert Frost
  17. 17. The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  18. 18. A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated. Horace Mann
  19. 19. Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. Malcolm Forbes
  20. 20. Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom. Clifford Stoll
  21. 21. The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. Sydney J. Harris
  22. 22. The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life. Plato
  23. 23. 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
  24. 24. Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. Edward Everett
  25. 25. Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi
  26. 26. You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation. Brigham Young
  27. 27. Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. Margaret Mead
  28. 28. When you know better you do better. Maya Angelou
  29. 29. Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation. Walter Cronkite
  30. 30. It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Edward Everett
  31. 31. Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in. Leonardo da Vinci
  32. 32. Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously. G.K. Chesterton
  33. 33. Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today. Malcolm X
  34. 34. The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead. Aristotle
  35. 35. Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. Henry Ford
  36. 36. In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn Phil Collins
  37. 37. To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society. Theodore Roosevelt
  38. 38. Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference. Claire Fagin
  39. 39. What a school thinks about its library is a measure of what it feels about education. Harold Howe
  40. 40. Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life. Brigham Young
  41. 41. Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence Abigail Adams
  42. 42. I think you learn more if you're laughing at the same time. Abraham Lincoln
  43. 43. The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know. Harry S. Truman
  44. 44. It's what we think we know that keeps us from learning. Claude Bernard
  45. 45. Every student can learn, just not on the same day, or the same way George Evans
  46. 46. The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you. Brigham Young
  47. 47. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them. Henry Steele Commager
  48. 48. Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten. B. F. Skinner
  49. 49. School is learning things you don't want to know, surrounded by people you wish you didn't know, while working toward a future you don't know will ever come. Dave Kellett, Sheldon
  50. 50. The foundation of every state is the education of its youth. Diogenes Laertius
  51. 51. Only the educated are free. George Evans
  52. 52. The foundation of every state is the education of its youth. Online Course Reviews