This collection of education quotes was inspired by the following quote from William Butler Yeats:

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

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“Risks, I like to say, always pay off. You learn what to do, or what not to do.” ~~ Jonas Salk

 

“How can it be, in a world where half the things a man knows at 20 are no longer true at 40 –and half the things he knows at 40 hadn’t been discovered when he was 20?” ~~ Arthur C. Clarke