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All claims of education notwithstanding, the pupil will accept only that which his mind craves.
Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education.
One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it's very complex, it's very profound.
You know there is a problem with the education system when you realize that out of the 3 R's only one begins with an R.
No one can get an education, for of necessity education is a continuing process.
We have entered an age in which education is not just a luxury permitting some men an advantage over others. It has become a necessity without which a person is defenseless in this complex, industrialized society. We have truly entered the century of the educated man.
Lyndon B. Johnson
A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
Only a liberal senator from Massachusetts would say that a 49 percent increase in funding for education was not enough.
George W. Bush
My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out.
I am entirely certain that twenty years from now we will look back at education as it is practiced in most schools today and wonder that we could have tolerated anything so primitive.
John W. Gardner
I always felt that I came up short in the education department, but I've come to the conclusion that we all get an education.
Michael J. Fox
Poor people, people of color - especially are much more likely to be found in prison than in institutions of higher education.
I think my politics are just inclined to be empathetic and humanistic. I grew up with so many different kinds of people with different politics, different religion, no religion, no politics, education, no education, and I was infatuated with all of them.
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past.
Bryant H. McGill
Everything that everyone is afraid of has already happened: The fragility of capitalism, which we don't want to admit; the loss of the empire of the United States; and American exceptionalism. In fact, American exceptionalism is that we are exceptionally backward in about fifteen different categories, from education to infrastructure.
Young people have this almost romantic attachment to civil rights, liberties, emancipating people from oppression, etc. The idea that such oppression exists in this country offends me, but it's able to be pushed and sold because education in this country is so woefully incompetent and inept.
I don't imagine Heads of Government would ever be able to say I'm not an economist therefore I can't take decisions on matters of the economy; I'm not a soldier I can't take decisions on matters of defence; I'm not an educationist so I can't take decisions about education.
One of my great laments is that education today seems to have... be less about passion and more about process, more about tactic or technique.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
We're throwing money down a rat hole drain of public education! We lead the world in public education spending. We lead the world in getting the least for it.
The left has total control over the public education system, all the way up to the university level. It's something they own, and it's going to have to change.
True education is limited to those people who would die without knowing, whereas the masses in the institutions are merely going through the motions, for education is a way of living.
Bryant H. McGill
This assumption of Negro leadership in the ghetto, then, must not be confined to matters of religion, education, and social uplift; it must deal with such fundamental forces in life as make these things possible.
Carter G. Woodson
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University. But the education is a little too pedantic for a gentleman.
Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots.
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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