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Boys and girls should be taught to think first of others in material things; they should be infected with the wisdom to know that in making smooth the way of all lies the road to their own health and happiness.

Bumper sticker: Driver carries no cash - he has a son in college.

Bumper sticker: My kid beat the heck out of the student of the month.

By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn.

Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training.

Creatures whose main spring is curiosity will enjoy the accumulating of fact, far more than the pausing at times to reflect on those facts.

Do not ask if a man has been through college; ask if a college has been through him - if he is a walking university.

Early instruction in truth will best keep out error. Some one has well said, "Fill the bushel with wheat, and you may defy the devil to fill it with tares."

Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.

Education and democracy have the same goal: the fullest possible development of human capabilities.

Education begins at home and I applaud the parents who recognize that they - not someone else - must take responsibility to assure that their children are well educated.

Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him.

Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.

Education begins with life. Before we are aware the foundations of character are laid, and subsequent teaching avails but little to remove or alter them.

Education brings about opportunity, and in turn inspiration.

Education can counteract the natural tendency to do the wrong thing, but the inexorable succession of generations requires that the basis for this knowledge be constantly refreshed.

Education can give you a skill, but a liberal education can give you dignity.

Education can lift individuals out of poverty and into rewarding careers.

Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought.

Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken in the hearing of little children tends toward the formation of character. - Let parents always bear this in mind.


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