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Favorite Quotes on Education

Here are some of my favorite quotes on education:

"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."
--Mahatma Ghandi

"Intelligence plus character--that is the true goal of education."
--Martin Luther King, Jr.

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled."
--Plutarch

"The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead."
--Aristotle

"Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference."
--Claire Fagin

"You'll never know everything about anything, especially something you love."
--Julia Child

"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance."
--Derek Bok

"Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life."
--Brigham Young

"Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence."
--Abigail Adams

"I think you learn more if you are laughing at the same time."
--Mary Ann Schaffer

"Instruction does much, but encouragement everything."
--Johann Wolfgang Von Gothe

"The secret of educating lies in respecting the pupil. It is not for you to choose what he shall know, what he shall do. It is chosen and foreordained and he only holds the key to his own secret."
--Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark."
--Thomas Paine

Hope you enjoyed these. These quotes run parallel with my style of teaching.

Happy learning!
Dr. Roy

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