Education

 

“Instruction begins when you, the teacher, learn from the learner; put yourself in his place so that you may understand what he learns and the way he understands it.” ~~ Soren Kierkegaard

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“Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.” ~~ Napoleon Hill


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“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” ~~   Groucho Marx

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“There is no education like adversity.” ~~ Benjamin Disraeli


 

“You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you’re finished, you’ll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird… So let’s look at the bird and see what it’s doing — that’s what counts. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” ~~ Richard Feynman

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“Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon or star.” ~~   Confucius


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“I have discovered few learning disabled students in my three decades of teaching. I have, however, discovered many, many victims of teaching inabilities.” ~~ Marva Collins

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“Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.” ~~ B. F. Skinner

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“You can educate a fool, but you cannot make him think.” ~~ The Talmud

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“Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.” ~~ Samuel Johnson