Education quotes

I have never let my schooling interfere with my …I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Funny Short Witty

Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a …Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.

Short Learning

Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable …Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.

Funny Short Ignorance

Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice …Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.

Life Work Knowledge Advice

Education consists mainly of what we have …Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.

Witty Humor

To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to …To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.

Character Mind Society

All of life is education and everybody is a teacher and everybody is forever a …All of life is education and everybody is a teacher and everybody is forever a pupil.

Life

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

Short Perspective Learning

Education, above all, is to know the joy of wondering about life, not having ready-made answers for …Education, above all, is to know the joy of wondering about life, not having ready-made answers for everything, ready-made answers are religion

Life Religion Joy

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my …The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Funny Short Learning

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays …Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.

Learning

Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people …Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.

Humor Ignorance






Short + Education quotes

Short Quotes
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate …The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.

Short

Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not …Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.

Short Science Difficulty

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire …Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Short Wisdom Learning

Education is a system of imposed …Education is a system of imposed ignorance.

Short Ignorance

The mind once enlightened cannot again become …The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark.

Short Wisdom Experience Mind

Education is no substitute for …Education is no substitute for intelligence.

Short Truth Intelligence

By seeking and blundering we …By seeking and blundering we learn.

Short Experience Seeking

nothing that is worth knowing can be …nothing that is worth knowing can be taught

Short Knowledge Experience Knowing

Children must be taught how to think, not what to …Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.

Short Children Judgement

[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you …[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.

Short Learning

Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has …Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.

Short Learning

Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I …Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.

Short Learning

in the mode of competition, only one can win - all others are losers, It's a horrible way to create …in the mode of competition, only one can win - all others are losers, It's a horrible way to create a society.

Short Society

Education has to shift from survival to blossoming of the human …Education has to shift from survival to blossoming of the human being

Short

We think acquiring some information is education. No, enhancing your perception is what is …We think acquiring some information is education. No, enhancing your perception is what is needed.

Short Perception

Learning per se is always liberating. What is frustrating is when it is …Learning per se is always liberating. What is frustrating is when it is imposed.

Short Liberation Learning

You can never be overdressed or …You can never be overdressed or overeducated.

Short

Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever …Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.

Short

All I have learned, I learned from …All I have learned, I learned from books.

Short Book Reading

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well …If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.

Short Knowledge Learning Understanding

Play is the highest form of …Play is the highest form of research.

Short

my only sadhana has been to remain …my only sadhana has been to remain uneducated

Short

We must create schools in such a way that children want to go …We must create schools in such a way that children want to go there.

Short Children

Today, we are teaching children to go after what's easy, not what they think is …Today, we are teaching children to go after what's easy, not what they think is worthwhile

Short Children



Life + Education quotes

Life Quotes
Progress just means bad things happen …Progress just means bad things happen faster.

Life Philosophy Truth Humor

Education never ends, Watson. It is a series of lessons, with the greatest for the …Education never ends, Watson. It is a series of lessons, with the greatest for the last.

Life Life lessons

The basic purpose of life and the basic purpose of education is to enhance one's boundaries of …The basic purpose of life and the basic purpose of education is to enhance one's boundaries of perception. I don't want the children to just survive after ten years of schooling. They must blossom and flower wherever they go.

Life Children

In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as …In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.

Life Short Humor

Unfortunately today we are enslaving life to serve social structures. No. Social structures must be …Unfortunately today we are enslaving life to serve social structures. No. Social structures must be made in such a way that they will serve life, an individual life, not social life

Life Society World

Education and spiritual process should not be in the hands of prejudiced minds. Prejudice means not …Education and spiritual process should not be in the hands of prejudiced minds. Prejudice means not seeing life the way it is

Life Spirituality

Education is not about passing an examination. Education is about …Education is not about passing an examination. Education is about learning

Life Learning

Education should be about enhancing your horizons, about having a larger vision of life. But …Education should be about enhancing your horizons, about having a larger vision of life. But generally, just the reverse is happening

Life



Children + Education quotes

Children Quotes
Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their …Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.

Children Mind

Competition will make children determined and focused in one way, at the same time make them …Competition will make children determined and focused in one way, at the same time make them fearful of failure, fearful of being less than somebody else. Here you will see they don't have that at all in them. Every one of them is a king by himself.

Children

Learning is a natural human trait; when you learn something that you did not know, it should make …Learning is a natural human trait; when you learn something that you did not know, it should make you joyful. If learning is making people miserable, then we have not understood what learning is.

Children Learning

You are not sending your children to school because you want them to develop a thirst for knowing, …You are not sending your children to school because you want them to develop a thirst for knowing, irrespective of whether they are going to make money or not, isn't it? So you better change your attitudes about education.

Children Knowing Attitude

Education is not about loading the child's mind with information, but about making the child's mind …Education is not about loading the child's mind with information, but about making the child's mind capable of razor-sharp perception, capable of knowing life in its full depth and dimension

Children Mind

To assist a child we must provide him with an environment which will enable him to develop …To assist a child we must provide him with an environment which will enable him to develop freely.

Children

The idea of a school is to cultivate a child in such a way that the child can grow to his or her …The idea of a school is to cultivate a child in such a way that the child can grow to his or her full potential

Children Idea

Education is about enlarging your horizons. This is not about giving children ready-made answers as …Education is about enlarging your horizons. This is not about giving children ready-made answers as information

Children

For integrity to flourish in society, we have to nurture it - within ourselves, in our children, in …For integrity to flourish in society, we have to nurture it - within ourselves, in our children, in our education systems.

Children Society Integrity

Education isn't about molding children the way you think they should be, but organizing the natural …Education isn't about molding children the way you think they should be, but organizing the natural longing to know

Children



All Education Quotes


Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is …Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Funny Witty Knowledge Knowing

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at …Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Heart Short Mind

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

Wisdom Mind Thought

You know, sometimes kids get bad grades in school because the class moves too slow for them. …You know, sometimes kids get bad grades in school because the class moves too slow for them. Einstein got D's in school. Well guess what, I get F's!!!

Funny Witty

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live …Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Inspirational Learning

Wisdom.... comes not from age, but from education and …Wisdom.... comes not from age, but from education and learning.

Wisdom Learning Book

The highest result of education is …The highest result of education is tolerance

Education is a weapon the effect of which is determined by the hands which wield it, by who is to …Education is a weapon the effect of which is determined by the hands which wield it, by who is to be struck down.

Reality

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a …Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

Education is education. We should learn everything and then choose which path to follow... …Education is education. We should learn everything and then choose which path to follow... Education is neither Eastern nor Western, it is human.

It's a universal law-- intolerance is the first sign of an inadequate education. An ill-educated …It's a universal law-- intolerance is the first sign of an inadequate education. An ill-educated person behaves with arrogant impatience, whereas truly profound education breeds humility.

Marriage can wait, education …Marriage can wait, education cannot.

Marriage

The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to …The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.

Learning

I raise up my voice-not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard... we cannot …I raise up my voice-not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard... we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.

Inspirational

Education is teaching our children to desire the right …Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.

Inspirational Short Children

Does money upset the hearts of learned men? He answered, 'men whose hearts are changed by money are …Does money upset the hearts of learned men? He answered, "men whose hearts are changed by money are not learned"

Change Heart Truth Wisdom

A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right …A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right arm.

Women

A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, …A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.

Funny

most of the education on the planet has become essentially a means to earn a living, not to enlarge …most of the education on the planet has become essentially a means to earn a living, not to enlarge your horizons

Humanity

if you're not in competition with me, you would explore the possibilities of what you could do and …if you're not in competition with me, you would explore the possibilities of what you could do and maybe we don't know, you could fly. I can walk fast, maybe you could fly, but you will miss out the possibility of flying because you're in competition with me.

Inspirational Possibility

only when a human being is in a very extended periods of joyfulness, blissfulness, he will stretch …only when a human being is in a very extended periods of joyfulness, blissfulness, he will stretch himself to the limits & do what he could do to the fullest. When he's in competition, when he's in fear of failure, he will only do little better than somebody else. So, the human genius is completely missing today. You're destroying the human genius

Failure Truth Wisdom Fear

it is teacher's job to keep the inquisitiveness up, to keep the enthusiasm up and the longing to …it is teacher's job to keep the inquisitiveness up, to keep the enthusiasm up and the longing to know in the child, Knowing is the child's job

Learning

Education does not mean getting a certificate. It means enhancing …Education does not mean getting a certificate. It means enhancing yourself.

Change Short

(When) you educate a man; you educate a man. (When) you educate a woman; you educate a …(When) you educate a man; you educate a man. (When) you educate a woman; you educate a generation.

Truth Women Man

It seems better to me for a child to have these skills and never use them, than not have them and …It seems better to me for a child to have these skills and never use them, than not have them and one day need them

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

Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it …Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.

Inspirational Future People

We spend the first year of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk and the rest of its life to …We spend the first year of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk and the rest of its life to shut up and sit down. There's something wrong there.

Humor Children

A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate …A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.

Heart Kindness Intelligence

Ignoring isn't the same as ignorance, you have to work at …Ignoring isn't the same as ignorance, you have to work at it.

Ignorance

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the …Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Change Short

Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never …Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education: they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.

Heart

Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at …Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.

Death Inspirational Growth Learning

A well-read woman is a dangerous …A well-read woman is a dangerous creature.

Humor Women Reading

Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true …Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.

Goal Short Character Intelligence

Education is not just an accumulation of information but essentially about enhancing one's ability …Education is not just an accumulation of information but essentially about enhancing one's ability to perceive

Perception

Education is about expanding the horizons of human experience and becoming inclusive. Only in a …Education is about expanding the horizons of human experience and becoming inclusive. Only in a state of inclusiveness can the empowerment of education become a bounty all of us may cherish.

Inclusiveness

Education should offer the joy of wondering about life, not give ready-made answers. Unfortunately, …Education should offer the joy of wondering about life, not give ready-made answers. Unfortunately, science is acquiring the qualities of Religion by moving towards Absolutism

Religion Science

Largely there's no education in the world. There are ancillary units, supplying cogs to the main …Largely there's no education in the world. There are ancillary units, supplying cogs to the main machine. Human beings are like fuel for a larger machine that we have created.

Humor Children Sarcasm Future

Do you know what it takes to remain uneducated? Education is just twenty years of going somewhere …Do you know what it takes to remain uneducated? Education is just twenty years of going somewhere and getting one certificate. To remain uneducated, it's very difficult because from the day you're born, your parents, every other adult, the school - everybody is trying to educate you about something that's not worked in their life

Funny Witty Sarcasm

Learning is not about earning but a way of …Learning is not about earning but a way of flowering

Money Growth Learning

If the thirst for knowledge is kindled in the child, you cannot stop him from learning, he is going …If the thirst for knowledge is kindled in the child, you cannot stop him from learning, he is going to learn anyway. But instead of kindling that, you are suppressing it, beating it down with your idea of what education is; because your idea of education is social status and money.

Money Knowledge Children Society

Education is about making the child grow with uncluttered intelligence. An intelligence that is not …Education is about making the child grow with uncluttered intelligence. An intelligence that is not identified and entangled in religion, doctrine, or prejudice will naturally lead to the ultimate blossoming of the individual.

Religion Intelligence

The very purpose of educating people is to broaden their horizons, isn't it? But you tell me, as …The very purpose of educating people is to broaden their horizons, isn't it? But you tell me, as people are getting educated are they broadening their horizons or are they becoming very narrow?

Your property, your education, your beliefs, everything will drop when you drop this body. The only …Your property, your education, your beliefs, everything will drop when you drop this body. The only thing that goes beyond this body is your awareness

Death Belief Body

When it comes to children, if you don't feed them with false information, that would be the …When it comes to children, if you don't feed them with false information, that would be the greatest service you could do. Parent means somebody who does not bullshit

Short One liners Children

Modern education is purely informative - there is no inspiration. Without inspiration, no human …Modern education is purely informative - there is no inspiration. Without inspiration, no human being raises beyond the limitations in which he lives. It's only when he's inspired that a human being wants to go beyond the limitations in which he exists right now

Inspirational Limitation

Education is not about loading a child with information. It is not oriented towards anything. It is …Education is not about loading a child with information. It is not oriented towards anything. It is just to develop the body and mind to the highest possible capability and allowing the system to rise to its highest possible peak.

Mind Possibility Body

People have not paid attention, they are just going by the information in their head, If you say …People have not paid attention, they are just going by the information in their head, If you say Tree, they don't see a tree, Tree is just a word, Tiger is just a word, unfortunately we call it scholarship & education. Take that away & make your children experience more

Experience Children

Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there …Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.

Learning

I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do …I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.

Change Knowledge

Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes …Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.

Desire Memory Learning

The greatest sign of success for a teacher...is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as …The greatest sign of success for a teacher...is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Inspirational Life Success

Try not to have a good time...this is supposed to be …Try not to have a good time...this is supposed to be educational.

Humor

Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so …Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his innermost core.

Imagination Children Understanding

The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to …The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to knowledge.

Knowledge World

The quality of your life is not determined by the clothes you wear, the educational qualifications …The quality of your life is not determined by the clothes you wear, the educational qualifications you carry, the family background you come from or the bank balances you hold. Rather, the quality of your life depends upon how peaceful and joyous you are within yourself

Happiness Life Truth Wisdom

It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the …It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.

I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they …I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained

Hope People

If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the …If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.

Humor

Governments want efficient technicians, not human beings, because human beings become dangerous to …Governments want efficient technicians, not human beings, because human beings become dangerous to governments - and to organized religions as well. That is why governments and religious organizations seek to control education.

Religion Control Humans

Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about …Students who acquire large debts putting themselves through school are unlikely to think about changing society. When you trap people in a system of debt, they can't afford the time to think.

Change Freedom Thought

Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the …Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.

I know lots of people who are educated far beyond their …I know lots of people who are educated far beyond their intelligence.

Humor Intelligence People

It's better to have an Ivy League degree than an Ivy League …It's better to have an Ivy League degree than an Ivy League education.

Humor

None of your thoughts are really yours, Thought is something that you generate from implanted …None of your thoughts are really yours, Thought is something that you generate from implanted information, The way you think right now depends on the kind of family you were born in, parents you had, education, society, social background, religious background. These things are deciding how you think

Family Thought Society Thinking

Education is not about information, it is about having an active intelligence which constantly …Education is not about information, it is about having an active intelligence which constantly searches and seeks and looks at everything in every possible way

Intelligence

The essence of education is to enhance your perception in such a way that you are able to perceive …The essence of education is to enhance your perception in such a way that you are able to perceive a blade of grass being as important as the coconut tree, it is different, not less important

Philosophy Perception

Free education is abundant, all over the internet. It's the desire to learn that's …Free education is abundant, all over the internet. It's the desire to learn that's scarce.

Desire

Getting an education was a bit like a communicable sexual disease. It made you unsuitable for a lot …Getting an education was a bit like a communicable sexual disease. It made you unsuitable for a lot of jobs and then you had the urge to pass it on.

Funny Simile

The focus of education should not be on suppressive information but on kindling the thirst for …The focus of education should not be on suppressive information but on kindling the thirst for knowledge

Knowledge

Social media is an exit from mass media. Homeschooling is an exit from industrial …Social media is an exit from mass media. Homeschooling is an exit from industrial education.

Short

Learning is cheap, education is …Learning is cheap, education is expensive.

Short Learning

Success is the inevitable byproduct of learning (not …Success is the inevitable byproduct of learning (not education).

Success Learning

If you need a degree to do it, it's not going to make you …If you need a degree to do it, it's not going to make you wealthy.

If the education process is such that there is no imposition of any kind of ideas or beliefs, a …If the education process is such that there is no imposition of any kind of ideas or beliefs, a child will naturally look inward

Belief Children Idea

Our education system was largely created just to provide clerks for Her Majesty's service. There …Our education system was largely created just to provide clerks for Her Majesty's service. There was no imagination behind it - obedience was the most important aspect

Imagination Perspective

If you grasp something you did not know, it makes you joyful. Why is education being approached so …If you grasp something you did not know, it makes you joyful. Why is education being approached so painful?

Learning

Those getting empowered with high quality education must first ensure their identity is universal. …Those getting empowered with high quality education must first ensure their identity is universal. Limited identity is the basis of all tyranny

Limitation

You go into your schoolhouse & tell them A+B=Z.. children will crawl under the table and disappear, …You go into your schoolhouse & tell them A+B=Z.. children will crawl under the table and disappear, well if earth is soft they will dig a tunnel and go away, that is why they fixed concrete floors, but you tell them a story they will burrow themselves from their homes and come and pop up and sit here

Funny Children

The fundamental goal of education is to enhance human perception; that is the only goal. But today …The fundamental goal of education is to enhance human perception; that is the only goal. But today education means they made an accountant out of you

Goal

human potential is distorted because people are in competition. Right now, people believe that you …human potential is distorted because people are in competition. Right now, people believe that you will not propel yourself to your fullest if you are not in competition, which is a very false idea... a very, very false idea.

Possibility

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college …A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.

Short

I owe everything I am and everything I will ever be to …I owe everything I am and everything I will ever be to books.

Short Book Reading

Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the …Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody.

Women

The ideal of an all-sided education for youth had always been close to my heart. I saw clearly the …The ideal of an all-sided education for youth had always been close to my heart. I saw clearly the arid results of ordinary instruction, aimed only at the development of body and intellect

Body