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"The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without a teacher." Elbert Hubbard 4.138888888888889 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Everyone who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching." Oscar Wilde 2.730769230769231 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education." Bertrand Russell 4.25 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing." Ralph Waldo Emerson 3.8 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"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." Malcolm Forbes 3.923076923076923 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one." Malcolm Forbes 4.535714285714286 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul." Joseph Addison 4.428571428571429 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"If I ran a school, I'd give the average grade to the ones who gave me all the right answers, for being good parrots. I'd give the top grades to those who made a lot of mistakes and told me about them, and then told me what they learned from them." Buckminster Fuller 4.0588235294117645 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"The secret of education is respecting the pupil." Ralph Waldo Emerson 4.571428571428571 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought." Bertrand Russell 4.795918367346939 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge." Elbert Hubbard 4.133333333333334 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"The mind of the thoroughly well-informed man is a dreadful thing. It is like a bric--brac shop, all monsters and dust, with everything priced above its proper value." Oscar Wilde 4.166666666666667 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself." Bill Gates 4.095238095238095 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"From kindergarten to graduation, I went to public schools, and I know that they are a key to being sure that every child has a chance to succeed and to rise in the world." Dick Cheney 2.076923076923077 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge." Albert Einstein 4.636363636363637 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way." Kurt Vonnegut 5 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"People will pay more to be entertained than educated." Johnny Carson 4.571428571428571 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"While the romanticized ideal of universal public education resonates with the cognoscenti who oppose vouchers, poor urban families just want the best education for their children, who will certainly need it to function in our high-tech and advanced society." Clarence Thomas 4.333333333333333 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be." Thomas Jefferson 4.717391304347826 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"We are living in a world, where what we earn is a function of what we learn." Bill Clinton 3.75 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote


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