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Viktor Frankl
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man passionately desire to be a perfect citizen, and teaches him to rule, and to obey, with justice. This is the only education which deserves the name.
Plato
I have learned silence from the talkative, tolerance from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strangely, I am ungrateful to these teachers
Kahlil Gibran
I think that the greatest education in the world is the education which helps one to be able to do the right things at the time it has to be done.
Charles F. Kettering
It is neither unusual nor new for me to have Negro friends, nor is it unusual for me to have found my friends among all races and religions of people.
Eleanor Roosevelt
It is only the ignorant who despise education.
Publilius Syrus
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Aristotle
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Horace
Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be? Perhaps we could hardly find a better than that which the experience of the past has already discovered, which consists, I believe, in gymnastic, for the body, and music for the mind.
Plato
Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Bertrand Russell
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education; they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.'
Charlotte Bronte
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Maya Angelou
Tolerance implies a gratuitous assumption of the inferiority of other faiths to one's own
Mahatma Gandhi
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason. All that we lack at birth, all that we need when we come to man's estate, is the gift of education.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
We want all our friends to tell us our bad qualities; it is only the particular ass that does so whom we can't tolerate
William James
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
Joseph Addison
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