Quotes in education

Education is the best provision for the journey to old age.

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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

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It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.


Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.


Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not; it is the first lesson that ought to be learned; and however early a man's training begins, it is probably the last lesson that he learns thoroughly.


The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.

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The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.


Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.

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A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.


Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.

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