Quotes on Advanced Education

The facilities for advanced education must be evened out and multiplied. No one who can take advantage of a higher education should be denied this chance. You cannot conduct a modern community except with an adequate supply of persons upon whose education, whether humane, technical, or scientific, much time and money have been spent. Winston Churchill

How essential it is in youth to acquire some intellectual or artistic tastes, in order to furnish the mind, to be able to live inside a mind with attractive and interesting pictures on the walls. William Lyon Phelps

Agency by agency, we frequently have lost a bit of ground, at least to inflation-but had it not been for the efforts we've made to educate people about the importance of science, technology and advanced education, those predictions very well might have come true. Charles M. Vest

Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master. Christian Lous Lange

The highest good and solely useful is liberal education. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

... all education must be unsound which does not propose for itself some object; and the highest of all objects must be that of living a life in accordance with God's Will. Catharine Beecher

Education is... doing anything that changes you. George Leonard

To suggest is to create; to describe is to destroy. Robert Doisneau

An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all. Socrates

The best that we can do for one another is to exchange our thoughts freely; and that, after all, is about all. James Anthony Froude

Let every sluice of knowledge be opened and set a-flowing. John Adams

Literacy in itself is no education. Mahatma Gandhi

Freedom can occur only through education. Friedrich Schiller

Education is life itself. John Dewey

The best education for the best is the best education for all. Robert M Hutchins

We will never be an advanced civilization as long as rain showers can delay the launching of a space rocket. George Carlin

Herein lies the real value of education. Advanced education may or may not make men and women more efficient; but it enriches personality, increases the wealth of the mind, and hence brings happiness. It is the finest insurance against old age, against the growth of physical disability, against the lack and loss of animal delights. How essential it is, then, in youth to acquire some intellectual or artistic tastes, in order to furnish the mind, to be able to live inside a mind with attractive and interesting pictures on the walls. William Lyon Phelps

That which we do not call education is more precious than that which we call so. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Very few can be trusted with an education. Louise Imogen Guiney

The greatest danger of traditional education is that learning may remain purely verbal. Mirra Komarovsky

Today's public education system is a failed monopoly: bureaucratic, rigid and in unsteady control of dissatisfied captive markets. David T. Kearns

To be always seeking after the useful does not become free and exalted souls. Aristotle

Every head should be cultivated. Abraham Lincoln

The educated can listen impassively to almost anything. Mason Cooley

If a woman seeks education it is probably because her sexual apparatus is malfunctioning. Friedrich Nietzsche

Getting an education was a bit like a communicable sexual disease. Terry Pratchett

Education is preparation to live completely. Herbert Spencer

We learn... 10% of what we read 20% of what we hear 30% of what we see 50% of what we both hear and see 70% of what is discussed 80% of what we experience personally 95% of what we teach to someone else William Glasser

Learn by doing or even better unlearn by doing. The opposite of what you learned. Ernst Haas

Education makes a straight ditch of a free meandering brook. Henry David Thoreau

What we have learned from other becomes our own reflection. Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are no immovable barriers to education. Irina Bokova

I'm not a teacher, but an awakener. Robert Frost

Education is an imprecise process, a dance, and a collaborative experience. Siva Vaidhyanathan

Knowledge is dead; the school, however, serves the living. Albert Einstein

Fear is priceless education. Lance Armstrong

We should ask, not who is the most learned, but who is the best learned. Mary Wortley Montagu

we have not yet developed a system of education that is not a system of indoctrination. Doris Lessing

Education has become a prisoner of contemporaneity. Camille Paglia

Learning is the only thing that never disappoints us. Leonardo Da Vinci

We also call for free public education going forward. We know it pays for itself. Jill Stein

Literacy is not the end of education nor even the beginning. Mahatma Gandhi

Learn to think continentally. Alexander Hamilton

To define is to kill. To suggest is to create. Stephane Mallarme

Not with whom you are born, but with whom you are bred. Miguel De Cervantes

I would like to learn, or remember, how to live. Annie Dillard

We live less and less, and we learn more and more. Sensibility is surrendering to intelligence. Remy De Gourmont

Nature has always had more force than education. Voltaire

The best education I have ever received was through travel. Lisa Ling

I know the author of my every breath, oh that's Jesus. Randy Travis

If it wasn't for some acci-accidents, then some would never learn. Elvis Costello

Never was a gangsta, till I graduated to one. Eminem

The graduations hang on the wall, but they never really helped us at all. Billy Joel

The less you know, the more I comprehend. You don't have to drag me down, I descend. Shawn Colvin

Unlock your mind, unlock your mind. Throw off the fear, and let us fly. Heather Nova

When will we ever learn, there's nowhere else we can turn. Lionel Richie

The basis of all education is to learn by doing. Donald Laird

Nature is the best instructor. Paul Cezanne

Education is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess. Karl Kraus

I'd repair our education system or replace it with something that works. Larry Niven

The doer alone learneth. Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing so good as a university education, nor worse than a university without its education. Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

The only real education comes from what goes counter to you. Andre Gide

The school of life embodies a compulsory education that no man escapes. George Edward Woodberry

The antithesis between a technical and a liberal education is fallacious. There can be no adequate technical education which is not liberal, and no liberal education which is not technical. Alfred North Whitehead

There is no liberal education for the under-languaged. Agnes Repplier

The best education is to be had at a price, as well as the best broadcloth. Anthony Trollope

Always educate yourself. Donovan Bailey

Education is a system of imposed ignorance. Noam Chomsky

A dynamic economy begins with a good education. Bob Taft

All education must be self-education. Robert Henri

The best education in the world is that got by struggling to get a living. Wendell Phillips

A good education is another name for happiness. Ann Plato

Sex education has to do with what's in people's head. Donna Shalala

It's not that any sufficiently advanced technology is magic, it's that any technology taking place beyond the threshold of our senses is. Nick Harkaway

Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced. Arthur C Clarke

The cyborg is now the ideal to which all our most advanced technology is tending. Bryan Appleyard

I drove an electric car for seven years because of its advanced technology, not because I have any concerns about energy resources. I have none at all. And when environmentalists say that global warming is dangerous, unprecedented and that we'll have a tipping point for atmospheric carbon dioxide, it's just nonsense. Burt Rutan

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding. Ezra Pound

The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one's mind a pleasant place in which to spend one's leisure. Sydney J Harris

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