Simple Stuff-Education

(Simple Stuff is simply a bunch of inspirational, motivational and other quotes meant to make you think, reflect, smile, even laugh a bit. Hopefully helpful, useful stuff….)

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.-Nelson Mandela

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Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. –William Butler Yeats

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

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My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.-Maya Angelou

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

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Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. –Malcolm Forbes

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Change is the end result of all true learning. –Leo Buscaglia

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Formal education is often too passive. We must engage our children and ourselves to actively participate and become more involved. – Tony Robbins

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Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. –Ernest Dimnet

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The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education. –Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Education without action is often a waste. – Jim Frey

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education. –Albert Einstein

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Sex education may be a good idea in the schools, but I don’t believe the kids should be given homework. –Bill Cosby

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