Quotes on Further Education

I say further that our system of education should be unsectarian. Edmund Barton

I listen to Radio 4 all the time. I didn't go to university, so that's my further education. Helen Mccrory

The result of the educative process is capacity for further education. John Dewey

Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world Jane Austen

I wanted to further my education, so I went on to get a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and came back and served about ten years in the Canadian Navy as what we call a combat systems engineer. Marc Garneau

Of course the EU and member states must work to ensure that people moving from one country to another understand their obligations and their rights in areas like health, road safety and further education. John Bruton

It [further education] is most essential,otherwise I would not have educated my sons. I learnt the hard way.Maybe if I had some education my success and growth would have been quicker. Dhirubhai Ambani

Further Education should be about the ability to learn, not the ability to pay - everyone who is able should have the opportunity, regardless of their family background. I don't want to see students struggling with huge debts or frightened off even going to university in the first place. Charles Kennedy

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

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

To all of which is added a selection from the elementary schools of subjects of the most promising genius, whose parents are too poor to give them further education, to be carried at the public expense through the college and university. The object is to bring into action that mass of talents which lies buried in poverty in every country, for want of the means of development, and thus give activity to a mass of mind, which, in proportion to our population, shall be double or treble of what it is in most countries. Thomas Jefferson

Education is life itself. John Dewey

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

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

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

The future belongs to the educated. Lowell Milken

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

We need to unlearn some of our respect for education, since it has undermined our respect for ourselves. Gloria Steinem

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

If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else. Cornelius Vanderbilt

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

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

My faith is the only thing that never fails me. Hayley Williams

Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity. Horace Mann

The American education system couldn't be more badly directed or poorly funded if the Secretary of Education were Ed Wood. Dennis Miller

The purpose of Compulsory Education is to deprive the common people of their commonsense. Gilbert K Chesterton

Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity. Lyndon B Johnson

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