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But the issue of sexual harassment is not the end of it. There are other issues - political issues, gender issues - that people need to be educated about.
My denial and irresponsible attitude about asthma put me at great risk and caused me so much needless suffering. My hope is that the kids I talk to learn to open up about their asthma, become educated about their condition, and seek help.
They're thinking of turning the peasant into an educated man. Why, first of all they should make him a good and prosperous farmer and then he'll learn all that is necessary for him to know.
The educated Southerner has no use for an 'r', except at the beginning of a word.
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.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Michel de Montaigne
We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free; but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free.
We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
The liberally educated person is one who is able to resist the easy and preferred answers, not because he is obstinate but because he knows others worthy of consideration.
An educated person is one who, through the travail of his own life, has assimilated the ideas that make him representative of his culture.
I'm lucky to have worked in theater all over the world, but there's something magical about Broadway. The audiences are smart, they're educated. They go in ready and they're up for it, they're up for the party. It's a whole different atmosphere.
I don't look to find an educated person in the ranks of university graduates, necessarily. Some of the most educated people I know have never been near a university.
And the danger is - and it's happening - is we're seeing an incredibly big rise amongst young gay people, young heterosexual people as far as catching HIV, which is, you know, in an educated country like this or in Britain, it's frightening.
I hope to see the bringing together of all the best educated people of the earth into a worldwide Congress of Scientists.
Marquis de Condorcet
As regards parents, I should like to see them as highly educated as possible, and I do not restrict this remark to fathers alone.
When girls are educated, you get effects that cascade throughout society.
Queen Rania of Jordan
Before I left China, I was educated that China was the richest, happiest country in the world. So when I arrived Australia, I thought, 'Oh my God, everything is different from what I was told.' Since then, I started to think differently.
It is very nearly impossible... to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.
James A. Baldwin
Democracy means government by the uneducated, while aristocracy means government by the badly educated.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Many societies have educated their male children on the simple device of teaching them not to be women.
I believe that we parents must encourage our children to become educated, so they can get into a good college that we cannot afford.
There are many very educated people who are religious, but they're not creationists.
I did not end up as broadly educated as my Cambridge colleagues, but I graduated probably better equipped to write a book on my chosen subject.
The first duty of a state is to see that every child born therein shall be well housed, clothed, fed and educated till it attains years of discretion.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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