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A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. 

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

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

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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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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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You can get all A's and still flunk life. 

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

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Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education.  Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization.  We must make our choice; we cannot have both. 

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

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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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The modern world belongs to the half-educated, a rather difficult class, because they do not realize how little they know. 

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

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

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

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

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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. 

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It'll be a great day when education gets all the money it wants and the Air Force has to hold a bake sale to buy bombers. 

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

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If you think education is expensive, try ignorance. 

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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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