April 11, 2010

Education Quotes - Inspirational Quotes on Education

Education Quotes Inspirational

This blog is primarily and educational site. We share ideas, learn, and also get inspired to become greater. And we do this by learning more. Today's blog is a collection of famous quotes about school and education quotes. There's a good variety too, including quotes about children and education because the university of LIFE is far more than the mere formal education which comprises only a minority of our life learning.

Albert Einstein quotes on education

Never regard your study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs.

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Famous quotes about school

Education is the best provision for the journey to old age.

Only the educated are free.


Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.

Will Durant

The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.


Education quotes inspirational

What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.

Thomas Carlyle

If you meet at dinner a man who has spent his life in educating himself you rise from the table richer, and conscious that a high ideal has for a moment touched and sanctified your days.

Oscar Wilde

There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance: that imitation is suicide: that he must take himself for better, or for worse.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

School life quotes

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.

Gail Godwin

Quotes about success in school

The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.

Herbert Spencer

Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man.

Sir Francis Bacon

Quotes about children and education

The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.


No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.

Emma Goldman

There is no virtue in being uncritical; nor is it a habit to which the young are given. But criticism is only the burying beetle that gets rid of what is dead, and, since the world lives by creative and constructive forces, and not by negation and destruction, it is better to grow up in the company of prophets than of critics.

Richard Livingstone

A child miseducated is a child lost.

John F. Kennedy

Quotes on school

A college degree is not a sign that one is a finished product but an indication a person is prepared for life.

Reverend Edward A. Malloy

It is only the ignorant who despise education.

Publilius Syrus

I never let schooling interfere with my education.

Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.

Mark Twain

Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.

James A. Garfield

Funny quotes on education

The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth which it prevents you from achieving.

Russell Green

I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.

Michel de Montaigne

Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.

Mark Twain

His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.

Woody Allen

Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

More Famous quotes about school

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.

Robert Frost

Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people may be engaged in. That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance.

Abraham Lincoln

Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.

H. G. Wells

Well, that's quite a list of quotes! If you want to "get" more from these quotes then write dow one or two of these education quotes that really resonate with you. Keep them on a small card that you carry with you, and use them in your daily conversation. Not only will it make you look more educated, but you'll be reinforcing your learning. How's that for continued education!

Interested in more life education? Check out An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned but Probably Didn't

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