Education Quotes

862 Education quotes:

"I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable."
Author: Addison Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"I find television very educational. Every time someone switches it on I go into another room and read a good book."
Author: Marx Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry; for this delicate little plant, aside from stimulation, stands mainly in need of freedom; without this it goes to wrack & ruin without fail. It is a very grave mistake to think that the enjoyment of seeing & searching can be promoted by means of coercion & a sense of duty. To the contrary, I believe that it would be possible to rob even a healthy beast of prey of its voraciousness, if it were possible, with the aid of a whip, to force the beast to devour continuously, even when not hungry, especially if the food, handed out under such coercion, were to be selected accordingly"
Author: Einstein Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"what thwarts us and demands of us the greatest effort is also what can teach us most."
Author: Arnold Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."
"Learn to think continentally."
Author: Hamilton Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet."
"Whom do I call educated? First, those who manage well the circumstances they encounter day by day. Next, those who are decent and honorable in their intercourse with all men, bearing easily and good naturedly what is offensive in others and being as agreeable and reasonable to their associates as is humanly possible to be... those who hold their pleasures always under control and are not ultimately overcome by their misfortunes... those who are not spoiled by their successes, who do not desert their true selves but hold their ground steadfastly as wise and sober -- minded men."
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."
"Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach."
"The future belongs to those who prepare for it."
"Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all"
"I pay the schoolmaster, but it is the school boys who educate my son."
"Education makes a greater difference between man and man than nature has made between man and brute."
Author: Adams Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth."
"We are students of words: we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation-rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Education Quotes Institutions Quotes
"The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education."
"Respect the child. Be not too much his parent. Trespass not on his solitude."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"All of life is a constant education."
"An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all"
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Education Quotes

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