10 Quotable Quotes On Education

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  1. Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

— Nelson Mandela

  1. The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

  1. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.

— John Dewey

  1. Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.

— Maimonides

  1. Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.

— George Washington Carver

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

— Aristotle

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

— Malcolm Forbes

  1. An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

— Benjamin Franklin

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

— Sydney J. Harris

  1. It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

— Aristotle

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