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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 men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
Everything has its limit - iron ore cannot be educated into gold.
The educated Southerner has no use for an 'r', except at the beginning of a word.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.
I'm grateful to intelligent people. That doesn't mean educated. That doesn't mean intellectual. I mean really intelligent. What black old people used to call 'mother wit' means intelligence that you had in your mother's womb. That's what you rely on. You know what's right to do.
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.
I no have education. I have inspiration. If I was educated, I would be a damn fool.
The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
No country can really develop unless its citizens are educated.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way.
I can promise you that women working together - linked, informed and educated - can bring peace and prosperity to this forsaken planet.
A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
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.
Only the educated are free.
America is becoming so educated that ignorance will be a novelty. I will belong to the select few.
There is nothing so stupid as the educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated in.
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
Untutored courage is useless in the face of educated bullets.
George S. Patton
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
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
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.
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.
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