“Spoon feeding, in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.” ~~ E.M. Forster

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“The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.” ~~ Bishop Mandell Creighton


“Education is a wonderful thing. If you couldn’t sign your name you’d have to pay cash. ” ~~ Rita Mae Brown

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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~~ Nelson Mandela

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“There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots, the other is wings.” ~~ Hodding Carter

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“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” ~~ Aristotle

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“Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or because they didn’t.” ~~L. L. Henderson

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“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.” ~~ Joseph Addison

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“The mere imparting of information is not education.” ~~ Carter G. Woodson

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“Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of biography and history.” ~~ Carter G. Woodson

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