The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
I touch the future. I teach.
If you know your Bible and your Shakespeare and can shoot craps, you have a liberal education.
It is clearly absurd to limit the term ‘education’ to a person’s formal schooling.
Teachers are the one and only people who save nations.
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.
Seven years of college, down the drain.
John “Bluto” Blutarsky
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.
There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
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(This story appears in the 05 September, 2014 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)
Education is power which makes you winner of the world.on Aug 24, 2014
Great thoughts and slogans on education given by different different great people of this world. Nice article.on Aug 23, 2014