Genius without education is like silver in the mine. - Benjamin Franklin

Education is all a matter of building bridges. - Ralph Ellison

No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness, and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure. - Emma Goldman

The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions. -- Bishop Mandell Creighton

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. -- Daniel Joseph Boorstin

Not art, not books, but life itself is the true basis of teaching and education. -- Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi

Make education a continuing, never-ending process. -- Nido Qubein

We receive three educations, one from our parents, one from our schoolmasters, and one from the world. The third contradicts all that the first two teach us. -- Charles Baron de Montesquieu

My idea of education is to unsettle the minds of the young and inflame their intellects. -- Robert Maynard Hutchins

There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live. -- James Truslow Adams

Education is the best provision for old age. -- Aristotle

Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts. -- Henry Adams

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. -- Aristotle

It is no longer correct to regard higher education solely as a privilege. It is a basic right in today's world. -- Norman Cousins

Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not. -- Thomas Huxley

We learn simply by the exposure of living. Much that passes for education is not education at all but ritual. The fact is that we are being educated when we know it least. -- David P. Gardner

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. - John Dewey

All real education is the architecture of the soul. - William J. Bennett

Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity. -- Nancy Astor

The purpose of an education is to replace an empty mind with an open one. -- Malcolm Forbes

Education means to bring out wisdom. Indoctrination means to push in knowledge. -- Dick Gregory