Education needs to work by pull, not push.
—Charles Leadbeater

Creativity now is as important in education as literacy,
and we should treat it with the same status.
—Ken Robinson

Education is a self-organizing system, where learning is an emergent phenomenon.
—Sugata Mitra

The illiterate of the twenty-first century will not be those who cannot read and write,
but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
—Alvin Toffler

Education is one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.
—Bertrand A. Russell

Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy.
—Robert A. Heinlein

Formal education will make you a living. Self-education will make you a fortune.
—Jim Rohn

Education is a succession of eye-openers each involving the
repudiation of some previously held belief.
—George Bernard Shaw

We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years,
and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing.
—Ralph Waldo Emerson

Education is a progressive discovery of our ignorance.
—Will Durant

The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without a teacher.
—Elbert Hubbard

It is little short of a miracle that modern methods of instruction have not
already completely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry. I believe one could
even deprive a healthy beast of prey of its voraciousness if one could force it
with a whip to eat continuously whether it were hungry or not.
—Albert Einstein

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

He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages;
so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.
—Benjamin Franklin

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
—Mark Twain

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

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.
—Galileo Galilei

Education is that which discloses to the wise and disguises
from the foolish their lack of understanding.
—Ambrose Bierce

Education is not the filling of a bucket but the lighting of a fire.
—William Butler Yeats

The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action.
—Herbert Spencer

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.
—Leonardo da Vinci

Only the curious will learn and only the resolute will overcome the obstacles to learning.
The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
—Edmund S. Wilson

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing
your temper or your self-confidence.
—Robert Lee Frost

Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
—Gilbert K. Chesterton

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory,
or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate
between what you know and what you don't.
—Anatole France

I prefer the company of peasants because they have
not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
—Michel de Montaigne

I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than
educate people and hope they were entertained.
—Walt Disney

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

The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
—Carl Rogers