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Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire. 

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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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An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong. 

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Education aims to give you a boost up the ladder of knowledge.  Too often, it just gives you a cramp on one of its rungs. 

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Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. 

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My idea of education is to unsettle the minds of the young and inflame their intellects. 

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Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve. 

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Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. 

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It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense. 

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The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have given his life. 

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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 not preparation for life; education is life itself. 

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If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else. 

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The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas. 

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Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age? 

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Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army. 

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Every time you stop a school, you will have to build a jail.  What you gain at one end you lose at the other.  It's like feeding a dog on his own tail.  It won't fatten the dog. 

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My parents told me, "Finish your dinner.  People in China and India are starving."  I tell my daughters, "Finish your homework.  People in India and China are starving for your job." 

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A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. 

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