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

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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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Education is the movement from darkness to light. 

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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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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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To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks. 

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Do you know the difference between education and experience?  Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't. 

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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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In the education of children there is nothing like alluring the interest and affection; otherwise you only make so many asses laden with books. 

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The school is the last expenditure upon which America should be willing to economize. 

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

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Education is the transmission of civilization. 

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I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver.  Then they would really be educated. 

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The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men. 

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