Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
American art, like the American language and American education, was as far as possible sexless.Henry Brooks Adams
I regret the narrow contracted education of the females of my own country.Abigail Adams
Our single greatest defense against scientific ignorance is education, and early in the life of every scientist, the child's first interest was sparked by a teacher.peter agre
The point of my work is to show that culture and education aren't simply hobbies or minor influences.pierre bourdieu
education in Chess has to be an education in independent thinking and judging. Chess must not be memorized...emanuel lasker
It has always been the task of formal education to set up behavior which would prove useful or enjoyable later in a student's life.b. f. skinner
Until we get equality in education, we won’t have an equal society.sonia sotomayor
As if a woman of education bought things because she wanted 'em.john vanbrugh
By making college more affordable for all and more accessible for minority students, the first new higher education authorizing legislation in a decade will help strengthen our nation and America's middle class, and spur a new age of innovation and ingenuity in our country.nancy pelosi
The aim of education is to strengthen and multiply the powers and activities of the mind rather than to increase its possessions.john lancaster spalding
The more gifted by nature is a man, the more is deplorable the abuse that he does by using them to shameful ends. A swindler (or crook) of higher condition is more blameworthy than a vulgar scoundrel; an intelligent eveil-doer, having benefited from a higher education, represent a more saddening phenomenon ("phénomène", Fr.) than an unfortune illiterate fellow having commited an offence.african spir
This reduction implies the release of funds for development and a shift of the labour force previously dedicated to military industries toward peaceful activities, protection of human rights, conservation of the environment, the eradication of illiteracy, promotion of education and scientific research together with enhanced efforts to reach the Millennium Development Goals and implement the agenda for the post-2015 period.alfred de zayas
A mass culture is a culture which can be appropriated by the meanest capacities without any intellectual or moral effort whatsoever. … Liberal education is the counterpoison to mass culture, to the corroding effects of mass culture, to its inherent tendency to produce nothing but “specialists without spirit or vision and voluptuaries without heart.”
The competitive advantage of Patna lies in its being the state capital and its central location. It is the centre for all higher order services in the state education , health and the political centre... Patna’s location on the banks of the River Ganga ensures that there is abundant water and fertile soil in the region.
Racism cannot be cured solely by attacking some of the results it produces, like discrimination in housing or in education.
This reduction implies the release of funds for development and a shift of the labour force previously dedicated to military industries toward peaceful activities, protection of human rights, conservation of the environment, the eradication of illiteracy, promotion of education and scientific research together with enhanced efforts to reach the Millennium Development Goals and implement the agenda for the post-2015 period.
You must get an education. You must go to school, and you must learn to protect yourself. And you must learn to protect yourself with the pen, and not the gun.Josephine Baker
Cleopatra VII would have described herself as a Greek. Whatever the racial ingredients of her Macedonian ancestors, her language, like theirs (though they had spoken a dialect), was Greek and so was her whole education and culture.
She in beauty, education, blood, holds hand with any princess of the world.william shakespeare
Receiving education nurtures human wisdom.
Anarchists know that a long period of education must precede any great fundamental change in society , hence they do not believe in vote begging, nor political campaigns, but rather in the development of self-thinking individuals . We look away from government for relief, because we know that force (legalized) invades the personal liberty of man, seizes upon the natural elements and intervenes between man and natural laws; from this exercise of force through governments flows nearly all the misery , poverty , crime and confusion existing in society .
Through my education, I didn't just develop skills, I didn't just develop the ability to learn, but I developed confidence.michelle obama
education is a weapon whose effects depend on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.joseph stalin
education is not a function of any church or even of a city or a state; it is a function of all mankind.philip wylie
education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.Plutarch
There is much to be said for apathy in education.
Those who seek education in the paths of duty are always deceived by the illusion that power in the hands of friends is an advantage to them.henry adams
The true purpose of education is to prepare young men and women for effective citizenship in a free form of government.