Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow firm there, firm as weeds among stones.
The key to education is the experience of beauty.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.
For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
My real education began when I entered the University of Chicago in September 1951 as a graduate student.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
I can say without affectation that I belong to the Russian convict world no less than I do to Russian literature. I got my education there, and it will last forever.
But if you ask what is the good of education in general, the answer is easy; that education makes good men, and that good men act nobly.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
A good education is usually harmful to a dancer. A good calf is better than a good head.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
If you give me any problem in America I can trace it down to domestic violence. It is the cradle of most of the problems, economic, psychological, educational.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
Education is the best provision for old age.