Aphorisms by theme: Education

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

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By theme : Education Knowledge
Never expect women to be sincere, so long as they are educated to think that their first aim in life is to please.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

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By theme : Education Society Women
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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By theme : Education Politics Society
The authority of those who teach is very often a hindrance to those who wish to learn.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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By theme : Education Psychology Thought
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Education Society
Good breeding is the result of much good sense, some good nature, and a little self-denial for the sake of others, and with a view to obtain the same indulgence from them.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Education
Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.

Bertrand Russell

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By theme : Education Stupidity
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it.

Alexandre Dumas

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By theme : Education Humor
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.

Mark Twain

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By theme : Education Humor Wit
An education isn`t how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It`s being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don`t.

Anatole France

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By theme : Education Knowledge
Much learning does not teach understanding.

Heraclitus

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By theme : Education Psychology
It is a part of good breeding that a man should be polite even to himself.

Jean Paul Richter

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By theme : Education Person Psychology
A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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By theme : Behavior Education
It is not possible now to keep a young gentleman from vice by a total ignorance of it, unless you will all his life mew him up in a closet and never let him go into company.

John Locke

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By theme : Behavior Education Vice Wisdom
A man`s own good breeding is the best security against other people`s ill manners.

Philip Chesterfield

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By theme : Education Society
Experience teaches only the teachable.

Aldous Huxley

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By theme : Education Wisdom
He, who learns but does not think, is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.

Confucius

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By theme : Behavior Education Thought
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

Henry Ford

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By theme : Education Old Youth
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn`t learn something from him.

Galileo Galilei

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By theme : Education Person Wisdom
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is the bitterest.

Confucius

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By theme : Education Wisdom
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