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I've been blessed because every single role I've done has been an educated person. I've never done the stereotypical Latina, even though I have an accent - I've always been able to play educated people. That's a good thing!
If you look at the 9/11 highjackers, certainly they were educated, some even had university degrees, but nobody really checked their mothers, who were nearly all illiterate.
My idea of an educated person is one who can converse on one subject for more than two minutes.
Robert Andrews Millikan
I sometimes wish I had been educated a Catholic, in order to unite the poetry of religion with its higher principles. Are they necessarily inseparable? Is man really so much of a philosopher, that he can conceive of truth in its abstract purity, and divest life and the affections of all the aids of the imagination?
James Fenimore Cooper
We have a great location between Boston and New York, a highly educated work force, and Connecticut is a beautiful place to live.
Men may be spoiled by education, even as they are spoiled by illiteracy. Education is the preparation of the mind for future work, hence men should be educated with special reference to the work.
Timothy Thomas Fortune
The northern part of Sweden is considered more isolated, not so sociable, not so educated, more unemployment, very working-class, and people drink more than rest of Sweden; that's the kind of area I'm from.
As citizens we have to be more thoughtful and more educated and more informed. I turn on the TV and I see these grown people screaming at each other, and I think, well, if we don't get our civility back, we're in trouble.
It's important that our children are raised to be educated, well-rounded tax-paying citizens that understand the importance of technology and science.
To help people in the third world get educated and learn how to read and write is so important. I mean it is such an important human right.
Think about it: Every educated person is not rich, but almost every education person has a job and a way out of poverty. So education is a fundamental solution to poverty.
I feel that for the first time in a long time, educated Pakistanis are returning to their country to start up educational projects, to start up businesses, so instead of the brain-drain that happened in the 1950s and 1960s, the country is growing and improving economically.
In some circumstances, the refusal to be defeated is a refusal to be educated.
The whites, who are educated and civilized, swindle me, and I am not hard to swindle because I do not know how to read and write.
The Constitution was written by 55 educated and highly intelligent men in Philadelphia in 1787, but it was written so that it could be understood by people of limited education and modest intelligence.
John Jay Hooker
America thrived in the 20th century because we made high school free. We sent a generation to college. We cultivated the most educated workforce in the world.
An educated child earns more later in life, knows how to keep their own children from dying, produces more food, is less likely to get AIDS, and in the case of boys, is less likely to engage in armed civil conflict.
The population of the U.S. is nearly 300 million, including many of the best educated, most talented, most resourceful, humane people on earth. By almost any measure of civilised attainment, from Nobel prize-counts on down, the U.S. leads the world by miles.
Unless you have prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you just in proportion as you have educated yourself to make use of it.
Orison Swett Marden
My definition of an educated man is the fellow who knows the right thing to do at the time it has to be done. You can be sincere and still be stupid.
The educated do not share a common body of information, but a common state of mind.
I thought perhaps it should be recognized that religious people, including fundamentalists, are quite intelligent, many of them are highly educated, and they should be treated with complete respect.
E. O. Wilson
No man is truly educated unless he knows where he came from, why he is here, and where he can expect to go in the next life.
Ezra Taft Benson
A man is educated and turned out to work. But a woman is educated and turned out to grass.
Pearl S. Buck
Witty inspirations are the proverbs of the educated.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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