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If you sincerely desire a truly well-rounded education, you must study the extremists, the obscure and "nutty."  You need the balance!  Your poor brain is already being impregnated with middle-of-the-road crap, twenty-four hours a day, no matter what.  Network TV, newspapers, radio, mag

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The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.

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A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. 

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You send your child to the schoolmaster, but 'tis the schoolboys who educate him. 

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Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. 

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I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly. 

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One attraction of Latin is that you can immerse yourself in the poems of Horace and Catullus without fretting over how to say, "Have a nice day." 

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A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions. 

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Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity. 

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Education, n.  That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding. 

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Learning, n.  The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious. 

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They say that we are better educated than our parents' generation.  What they mean is that we go to school longer.  It is not the same thing. 

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Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. 

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Education is the movement from darkness to light. 

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If you think education is expensive, try ignorance. 

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The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions. 

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A gentleman need not know Latin, but he should at least have forgotten it. 

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I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice.  That's what I call a liberal education. 

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Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding. 

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All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and an alphabet at the other. 

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Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. 

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Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading. 

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Much education today is monumentally ineffective.  All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants. 

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