Statements About Education
The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
– B.B. King
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
– Jean Piaget
A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimension.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one
– Malcolm Forbes
Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world.
– Maria Montessori
You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.
– Clay P. Bedford
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn’t need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
– Jim Rohn
Education cost money, but then so does ignorance.
– Claus Moser
What sculpture is to a block of marble education is to the human soul.
– Joseph Addison