Education Quotes

A human being is not attaining his full heights

A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated. – Horace Mann

Education is an admirable thing

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

It is best for the race

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department. -Andrew Carnegie

Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge

Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle. -Robert Anthony

The more that learn to read the less learn

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

Learning is not attained by chance

Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence. -Abigail Adams

Education is what survives

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten. -B. F. Skinner

The whole purpose of education

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.-Sydney J. Harris

An educated people can be easily governed

An educated people can be easily governed. -Frederick The Great

Education is a better safeguard of liberty

Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. -Edward Everett