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Random educational quotes


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Random educational quotes

  1. 1. If you want to know theIf you want to know the road ahead, ask someoneroad ahead, ask someone who has traveled it.who has traveled it.
  2. 2. Be the change you want toBe the change you want to see in the worldsee in the world - Mahatma Ghandi- Mahatma Ghandi
  3. 3. Genius is 1% inspirationGenius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspirationand 99% perspiration
  4. 4. Education is what remainsEducation is what remains when one has forgottenwhen one has forgotten what one has learned inwhat one has learned in school – Albert Einsteinschool – Albert Einstein
  5. 5. Don’t let your schoolingDon’t let your schooling get in the way of yourget in the way of your education. – Mark Twaineducation. – Mark Twain
  6. 6. Teacher’s touch eternityTeacher’s touch eternity
  7. 7. To the uneducated “A” isTo the uneducated “A” is just three sticks.just three sticks. A.A. MilneA.A. Milne
  8. 8. Education's purpose is toEducation's purpose is to replace an empty mind with anreplace an empty mind with an open one.  ~Malcolm one.  ~Malcolm S. ForbesForbes
  9. 9. Education is the ability toEducation is the ability to listen to almost anythinglisten to almost anything without losing your temper orwithout losing your temper or your self-confidence. your self-confidence.  - Robert Frost- Robert Frost
  10. 10. A good teacher must know theA good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, therules; a good pupil, the exceptions.  Martin H. Fischerexceptions.  Martin H. Fischer
  11. 11. Education is not filling a pailEducation is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire. but the lighting of a fire.  William Butler YeatsWilliam Butler Yeats
  12. 12. Too often we give childrenToo often we give children answers to remember ratheranswers to remember rather than problems to solve. than problems to solve.  Roger LewinRoger Lewin
  13. 13. Education is not preparationEducation is not preparation for life; education is life itself. for life; education is life itself.  John DeweyJohn Dewey
  14. 14. The great difficulty inThe great difficulty in education is to get experienceeducation is to get experience out of ideas. out of ideas.  George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
  15. 15. You can get all A's and stillYou can get all A's and still flunk life. flunk life.  Walker PercyWalker Percy
  16. 16. Education is the transmissionEducation is the transmission of civilization. of civilization.  Ariel and Will DurantAriel and Will Durant
  17. 17. He who dares to teach mustHe who dares to teach must never cease to learn.never cease to learn. Richard Henry DannRichard Henry Dann
  18. 18. Label on a child's SupermanLabel on a child's Superman costume: Wearing of thiscostume: Wearing of this garment does not enable yougarment does not enable you to flyto fly
  19. 19. Education is a progressiveEducation is a progressive discovery of our owndiscovery of our own ignorance.ignorance. Will DurantWill Durant
  20. 20. Education is not the filling of aEducation is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.pail, but the lighting of a fire. William Butler YeatsWilliam Butler Yeats
  21. 21. Good manners will open doorsGood manners will open doors that the best educationthat the best education cannot.cannot. Clarence ThomasClarence Thomas
  22. 22. Education is when you readEducation is when you read the fine print. Experience isthe fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't. Petewhat you get if you don't. Pete SeegerSeeger
  23. 23. Apply yourself. Get all theApply yourself. Get all the education you can, buteducation you can, but something. Don't something. Don't just stand there, make it happen.stand there, make it happen. Lee IacoccaLee Iacocca
  24. 24. Live as if you were to dieLive as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if youtomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.were to live forever. Mahatma GandhiMahatma Gandhi
  25. 25. The function of education is toThe function of education is to help you from childhood not tohelp you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but beimitate anybody, but be yourself all the time.yourself all the time. Jiddu KrishnamurtiJiddu Krishnamurti