49 Quotes About Education

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The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.
- Frederick W. Robertson
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When one considers our nation's educational foundations -- Harvard, Yale, Princeton and most of our respected institutions were originally Christian -- it becomes evident why we, as Christians, maintain a passion about remaining true to the foundations of Scripture.
- Jonathan Falwell
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It is so important that our churches, our Christian schools and we, as individuals, do not allow non-Christian influences to influence our beliefs.
- Jonathan Falwell
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Wonder is the desire for knowledge.
- Thomas Aquinas
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No man who worships education has got the best out of education. Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.
- G.K. Chesterton
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Seldom ever was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart; the grace of this rich jewel is lost in concealment.
- Joseph Hall
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When schools flourish, all flourishes.
- Martin Luther
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Want to know why American students' SAT scores are falling? We've kicked the light of the world out of the classroom.
- John Hagee
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When general observations are drawn from so many particulars as to become certain and indisputable, these are jewels of knowledge.
- Isaac Watts
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Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
- George Washington Carver
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Do you realize that if we could increase just by 50 percent the number of adults who have a college degree, it would $5 billion to the economy and it would result in a net income to the state of Arkansas of $340 million a year?
- Mike Huckabee
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The purpose of Compulsory Education is to deprive the common people of their commonsense.
- G.K. Chesterton
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The child taught to believe any occurrence a good or evil omen, or any day of the week lucky, hath a wide inroad made upon the soundness of his understanding.
- Isaac Watts
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Men are more inclined to ask curious questions, than to obtain necessary instruction.
- Assorted Authors
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Knowledge that terminates in curiosity and speculation is inferior to that which is useful; and of all useful knowledge that is the most so which consists in a due care and just notion of ourselves.
- Assorted Authors
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It is a fact that unless children are brought up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord, they, and the society which they constitute or control, will go to destruction. Consequently, when a state resolves that religious instruction shall be banished from the schools and other literary institutions, it virtually resolves on self-destruction.
- Charles Hodge
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Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
- G.K. Chesterton
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Academical disputation gives vigor and briskness to the mind thus exercised, and relieves the languor of private study and meditation.
- Isaac Watts
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Instruction ends in the schoolroom, but education ends only with life. A child is given to the universe to be educated.
- Frederick W. Robertson
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I've graduated from three universities, and I can tell you that some of the dumbest people on earth are hiding out there.
- John Hagee
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A wisely chosen illustration is almost essential to fasten the truth upon the ordinary mind, and no teacher can afford to neglect this part of his preparation.
- Assorted Authors
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We seek a constitutional amendment to permit voluntary school prayer. God should never have been expelled from America's classrooms in the first place.
- Ronald Reagan
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It is not so important to know everything as to know the exact value of everything, to appreciate what we learn, and to arrange what we know.
- Hannah More
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Our seminaries today are turning out dead men.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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Education is the period during which you are being instructed by somebody you do not know, about something you do not want to know.
- G.K. Chesterton
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