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An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France (1844-1924) French writer.

The secret of teaching is to appear to have known all your life what you just learned this morning.

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I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

Public schools are the nurseries of all vice and immorality.

Henry Fielding (1707-1754) English novelist and dramatist.

Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.

Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.


Education is the progressive realization of our ignorance.

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German-Swiss-U.S. scientist.

The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not.

Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) British author.

Never learn to do anything. If you don't learn, you will always find someone else to do it for you.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

We will conserve only what we love. We will love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught.

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Never let formal education get in the way of your learning.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.