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Quotes About Education

Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill. Charles R. Swindoll

Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.Kofi Annan

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. –  Benjamin Franklin

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” 
― Mahatma Gandhi

“Kids don’t remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.”
Jim Henson

I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.“
Steve Irwin

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. Calvin Coolidge

The equal right of all citizens to health, education, work, food, security, culture, science, and wellbeing – that is, the same rights we proclaimed when we began our struggle, in addition to those which emerge from our dreams of justice and equality for all inhabitants of our world – is what I wish for all.Fidel Castro

 Change is the end result of all true learning. – Leo Buscaglia

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” 
― Mark Twain

The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
Dr. Seuss

“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.“
Marian Wright Edelman

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin

Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.Solomon Ortiz

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. – Malcolm X

You can never be overdressed or overeducated.” 
― Oscar Wilde

Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.”
Chinese proverb

“Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.“
Mark Twain

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. Malcolm X

You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.” 
― Brigham Young

“A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.”
George Santayana

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.“
Benjamin Franklin

Research shows that there is only half as much variation in student achievement between schools as there is among classrooms in the same school. If you want your child to get the best education possible, it is actually more important to get him assigned to a great teacher than to a great school. Bill Gates

Research shows that there is only half as much variation in student achievement between schools as there is among classrooms in the same school. If you want your child to get the best education possible, it is actually more important to get him assigned to a great teacher than to a great school.Bill Gates

 The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. – Aristotle

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” 
― St. Augustine

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.”
Thomas Szasz

“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.“
Maimonides

Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. Solomon Ortiz

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.Malcolm X

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. – Albert Einstein

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” 
― Nelson Mandela

“Children just need the time, the space, and the permission to be kids.”
Angela Hanscom

Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity.“
Cesar Chavez

Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students. Solomon Ortiz

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.Benjamin Franklin

The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”– Dr. Seuss

I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.” 
― Maya Angelou

“Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.”
Ernest Dimnet

“Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.”

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.“
Albert Einstein

The equal right of all citizens to health, education, work, food, security, culture, science, and wellbeing – that is, the same rights we proclaimed when we began our struggle, in addition to those which emerge from our dreams of justice and equality for all inhabitants of our world – is what I wish for all. Fidel Castro

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.Nelson Mandela

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” ― C.S. Lewis

Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.” 
― Walter Cronkite

Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.”
Roger Lewin

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.“
Malcolm Forbes

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.Calvin Coolidge

You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That’s an education in itself. Carol Burnett

Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.Charles R. Swindoll

“The learning process continues until the day you die.” – Kirk Douglas 

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.” 
― Robert Frost

“Please stop teaching my children that everyone gets a trophy just for participating. What is this, the Nobel Prize? Not everybody gets a trophy.”
Glenn Beck

Education must not simply teach work – it must teach Life.“
W. E. B. Du Bois

Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It’s about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life. Shakuntala Devi

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” ― W.B. Yeats

The past has no power over the present moment.” 
― Eckhart Tolle

ny book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.”
Maya Angelou

“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.“
Jim Rohn

No other investment yields as great a return as the investment in education. An educated workforce is the foundation of every community and the future of every economy. Brad Henry

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow. – Anthony J. D’Angelo

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” 
― Margaret Mead

“The greatest sign of success for a teacher… is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’”
Maria Montessori

„“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.”
Epictetus

A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. – John Dewey

 Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. – Kofi Annan

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” 

“I agree that a love of reading is a great gift for a parent to pass on to his or her child.”
Ann Brashares

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.“
Malcolm X

Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system. Sidney Hook

A person who won’t read has no advantage over one who can’t read. – Mark Twain

The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark.” 
― Thomas Paine,

Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future and crimes from society.”
Benjamin Franklin

“Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.“
Leonardo da Vinci