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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Everything has its limit - iron ore cannot be educated into gold.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.
The educated Southerner has no use for an 'R', except at the beginning of a word.
Wit is educated insolence.
Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way.
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
No country can really develop unless its citizens are educated.
There is nothing so stupid as the educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated in.
Only the educated are free.
Powerful people cannot afford to educate the people that they oppress, because once you are truly educated, you will not ask for power. You will take it.
John Henrik Clarke
Just in general, any government throughout history hasn't really wanted its people to be educated, because then they couldn't control them as easily.
Maynard James Keenan
An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is an herb and a flower. God put it here. If He put it here and He wants it to grow, what gives the government the right to say that God is wrong?
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world.
Untutored courage is useless in the face of educated bullets.
George S. Patton
It is very nearly impossible... to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.
James A. Baldwin
It's hard to do it because you gotta look people in the eye and tell 'em they're irresponsible and lazy. And who's gonna wanna do that? Because that's what poverty is, ladies and gentlemen. In this country, you can succeed if you get educated and work hard. Period. Period.
A functioning, robust democracy requires a healthy educated, participatory followership, and an educated, morally grounded leadership.
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