School Quotes

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Inspirational, Education, Learning


The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

Sydney J. Harris

Graduation, Education, Wall


The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.

B. B. King

Love, Inspirational, Life


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

Malcolm Forbes

Inspirational, Education, Travel


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

Carl Rogers

Inspirational, Motivational, Education


Kurt Vonnegut quote: True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high…
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

Kurt Vonnegut

Funny, Running, Country


Abigail Adams quote: Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor…
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.

Abigail Adams

Inspirational, Education, Perseverance


I think schools generally do an effective and terribly damaging job of teaching children to be infantile, dependent, intellectually dishonest, passive and disrespectful to their own developmental capacities.

Seymour Papert

Jobs, Children, Teaching


In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.

Tom Bodett

Life, Encouraging, Education


The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

Inspirational, Leadership, Education


He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

Victor Hugo

Education, Appreciation, Teacher


School days, I believe, are the unhappiest in the whole span of human existence.

H. L. Mencken

Education, Believe, Learning


Try not to become a man of success, but a man of value. Look around at how people want to get more out of life than they put in. A man of value will give more than he receives. Be creative, but make sure that what you create is not a curse for mankind.

Albert Einstein

Inspirational, Motivational, Success



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

Aristotle

Graduation, Education, Sweet


If you think your teacher is tough, wait till you get a boss.

Bill Gates

Inspirational, Life, Inspiring


Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

Inspirational, Motivational, Graduation


When you learn, teach, when you get, give.

Maya Angelou

Life, Beautiful, Education


A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.

George Santayana

Education, Teacher, Children


You can get all A’s and still flunk life.

Walker Percy

Education, Life Learning, Stills


Bertrand Russell quote: Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education. Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.

Bertrand Russell

Education, Stupid, Ignorance


We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible.

Barack Obama

Money, Educational, Responsibility


We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Education, Children, Teaching


I think the future of psychotherapy and psychology is in the school system. We need to teach every child how to rarely seriously disturb himself or herself and how to overcome disturbance when it occurs.

Albert Ellis

Children, Thinking, Psychology


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

Education, Mother, Ignorance


Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.

Erma Bombeck

Summer, Mother, Hurt