Children And Education Quotes by George Washington Carver, Gerald R. Ford, Carl Jung, Malcolm Forbes, Maria Montessori, Sydney J. Harris and many others.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
The future of our nation depends on providing our children with a complete education that includes music.
One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement, and mystery of the world we live in.
No one can take it away from you.
Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds.
For the sole true end of education is simply this: to teach men how to learn for themselves; and whatever instruction fails to do this is effort spent in vain.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Education… has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
No man who worships education has got the best out of education… Without a gentle contempt for education no man’s education is complete.
I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.