Education Quotes

Fully 57 percent of American college students are women. Life insurance companies sell more policies to women than to men. As women continue to draw on experience and education, they're accelerating their numbers in upper management, too.
– Suzanne Fields
It is only as we develop others that we permanently succeed.
– Harvey S. Firestone
Education is our greatest opportunity to give an irrevocable gift to the next generation.
– Ernie Fletcher
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
– Malcolm Forbes
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
– Anatole France
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
– Benjamin Franklin
Education brings about opportunity, and in turn inspiration.
– Bill Frist
Education is the cornerstone of our communities and our country.
– Bill Frist
Every child should have the opportunity to receive a quality education.
– Bill Frist
Education is hanging around until you've caught on.
– Robert Frost
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
– Robert Frost
My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table; I had a tremendous music education.
– Renee Fleming
I am entirely certain that twenty years from now we will look back at education as it is practiced in most schools today and wonder that we could have tolerated anything so primitive.
– John W. Gardner
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.
– John W. Gardner
The ultimate goal of the educational system is to shift to the individual the burden of pursing his own education. This will not be a widely shared pursuit until we get over our odd conviction that education is what goes on in school buildings and nowhere else.
– John W. Gardner
I learned more stuff in church than I did in the world.
– Al Green
To succeed, you will soon learn, as I did, the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education - literacy, both verbal and numerical, and communication skills.
– Alan Greenspan
Education can lift individuals out of poverty and into rewarding careers.
– Christine Gregoire
A college education shows a man how little other people know.
– Thomas Chandler Haliburton
Learn to think continentally.
– Alexander Hamilton