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"Scientific research and other studies have demonstrated that arts education can enhance American students' math and language skills and improve test scores which in turn increase chances of higher education and good jobs in the future."

"I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly."

"An educated people can be easily governed."

"Education is not the piling on of learning information data facts skills or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed."

"What charitable 1 percenters can't do is assume responsibility - America's national responsibilities: the care of its sick and its poor the education of its young the repair of its failing infrastructure the repayment of its staggering war debts."

"The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education."

"Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability."

"I was blessed to have a mother and father that recognized the value of education."

"Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre."

"An education program is by definition a societal program. Work should be done at school rather than at home."

"This is at the heart of all good education where the teacher asks students to think and engages them in encouraging dialogues constantly checking for understanding and growth."

"I tell students that the opportunities I had were a result of having a good educational background. Education is what allows you to stand out."

"The main failure of education is that it has not prepared people to comprehend matters concerning human destiny."

"And what is liberty whose very name makes the heart beat faster and shakes the world? Is it not the union of all liberties - liberty of conscience of education of association of the press of travel or labor or trade?"

"President Obama believes in a country where we invest in education in roads and bridges in science and in the future so we can create new opportunities so the next kid can make it big and the kid afer that and the kid after that that's what President Obama believes."

"The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things not simply repeating what other generations have done."

"When the state or federal government control the education of all of our children they have the dangerous and illegitimate monopoly to control and influence the thought process of our citizens."

"Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity."

"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people unable to go to school were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."

"The education cuts in the President's budget are both irresponsible and morally unjustifiable."

"Education like neurosis begins at home."

"My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table I had a tremendous music education."

"I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction!"

"As far as I was concerned the Depression was an ill wind that blew some good. If it hadn't occurred my parents would have given me my college education. As it was I had to scrabble for it."

"I'd repair our education system or replace it with something that works."

"Racial segregation has come back to public education with a vengeance."

"Access to books and the encouragement of the habit of reading: these two things are the first and most necessary steps in education and librarians teachers and parents all over the country know it. It is our children's right and it is also our best hope and their best hope for the future."

"Even in a time of fiscal austerity education is more than just an expense."

"I did get a degree in special education."

"To counter the avoidance of intellectual challenge and responsibility we must reduce the domination of certainty in education."

"As skills and energy became more of a demand people who didn't have skills just got left behind got shuttled to the side. Education didn't keep up with their promise. Education didn't prepare them for this new world. Jobs went overseas."

"Illegal immigration costs taxpayers $45 billion a year in health care education and incarceration expenses."

"Men have had every advantage of us in telling their own story. Education has been theirs in so much higher a degree the pen has been in their hands. I will not allow books to prove anything."

"Our universities and museums are respected around the country."

"We all have a responsibility to volunteer somewhere and I'm lucky that I get the education and get taken to places to see what's out there and see what's happening and to then be a part of it in hopefully an impactful way."

"Versatility of education can be found in our best poetry but the depth of mankind should be found in the philosopher."

"Education is what most receive many pass on and few possess."

"Don't limit a child to your own learning for he was born in another time."

"The Recovery plan will put money in the pockets of the American worker create and save millions of new jobs and invest in crucial areas such as health care education energy independence and a new infrastructure."

"The real solution is to improve the incomes of the poor and provide their children with decent education."

"Racism cannot be cured solely by attacking some of the results it produces like discrimination in housing or in education."

"What's got me excited about the education space is the growth of the Internet over the next 1020 30 years."

"In the 1960s we were fighting to be recognized as equals in the marketplace in marriage in education and on the playing field. It was a very exciting rebellious time."

"As a former recipient of these services I can honestly say that the overwhelming majority of TANF recipients are hard-working Americans who are down on their luck and just want an opportunity to better their lives and those of their family through work and access to education."

"Many thousands of youth have been deprived of the benefit of education thereby their morals ruined and talents irretrievably lost to society for want of cultivation: while two parties have been idly contending who should bestow it."

"In true education anything that comes to our hand is as good as a book: the prank of a page- boy the blunder of a servant a bit of table talk - they are all part of the curriculum."

"You know there is a problem with the education system when you realize that out of the 3 R's only one begins with an R."

"If I were again beginning my studies I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics."

"In the Brown decision the United States Supreme Court unanimously struck down the legal and moral footing of racially segregated public education in this country."

"Religion is not only a part of education an element of humanity but the center of everything else always the first and the ultimate the absolutely original."

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

"During the decades after Brown v. Board of Education there was terrific progress. Tens of thousands of public schools were integrated racially. During that time the gap between black and white achievement narrowed."

"How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it."

"As the tension eases we must look in the direction of agriculture industry and education as our final goals and toward democracy under Mr Mubarak."

"My parents came from a poor background and worked their way up because of education. They saw it as a way to succeed. So they cared about me getting straight A grades when I was growing up."

"The regeneration of society is the regeneration of society by individual education."

"No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections."

"I cherish the creation of public space and services especially health housing and the comprehensive education system which dared to give so many of us ideas 'above our station.'"

"I was really fortunate growing up to have a broad musical education. My parents listened to all kinds of music rock soul Motown jazz Frank Sinatra everything."

"There is no war on women. Women are doing well. But women are thoughtful. And what we in the Republican Party and across the country Republican Independents and Democrat women say is we're more thoughtful than a label. We care about jobs and the economy and healthcare and education. We care about a lot of different things."

"Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one."

"And I thought that was the best way for me to participate because standing in the crowd and listening is a fantastic education but it's not my nature. I need to be involved. So I did that instead."

"Let us not in the eagerness of our haste to educate forget all the ends of education."

"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army."

"I think through education belief in God and good engineering our children become a lot better at what they're doing than we did and that starts with the very first sign of life on the face of this earth."

"Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism."

"Anyone who knows history particularly the history of Europe will I think recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people."

"The point of my work is to show that culture and education aren't simply hobbies or minor influences."

"In more than 20 years I've spent studying the issue I have yet to hear a convincing argument that college football has anything do with what is presumably the primary purpose of higher education: academics."

"I've got a very deep and abiding passion about education being far more than buildings and textbooks it's what children bring into school with them."

"If you go and talk to most people they mean well but they don't have much of a breadth on education of knowledge of understanding what the real issues are and therefore they listen to pundits on television who tell them what they are supposed to think and they keep repeating that until pretty soon they say 'Oh well that must be true.'"

"Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word."

"I went to drama school for four years at Carnegie Mellon conservatory training before television comedy. I was doing Shakespeare and Chekov plays. It's about delivering on the promise of a $100000 education and taking the shackles off and trying the hand at my craft. I'm thrilled with what I've seen so far."

"There's a need for accepting responsibility - for a person's life and making choices that are not just ones for immediate short-term comfort. You need to make an investment and the investment is in health and education."

"You go to Scandinavia and you will find that people have a much higher standard of living in terms of education health care and decent paying jobs."

"Until we get equality in education we won't have an equal society."

"I don't think of myself as a policy expert. I think education is the most important thing."

"The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one."

"Teachers say their schools of education did not adequately prepare them for the classroom. They would have welcomed more mentoring and feedback in their early years."

"You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That's an education in itself."

"I belong to the generation of workers who born in the villages and hamlets of rural Poland had the opportunity to acquire education and find employment in industry becoming in the course conscious of their rights and importance in society."

"No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education."

"Unfortunately the real achievements of children on the ground became debased and devalued because Labor education secretaries sounded like Soviet commissars praising the tractor production figures when we know that those exams were not the rock-solid measures of achievement that children deserve."

"Inclusive good-quality education is a foundation for dynamic and equitable societies."

"Today education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments."

"The worst education which teaches self-denial is better than the best which teaches everything else and not that."

"It would be nice if education was free to everyone who wanted it but that's not the world we live in."

"You can't legislate good will - that comes through education."

"Look I want what's good for everybody. I want to promote good state education for all. I want to raise standards for all kids irrespective of race and class but why can't they all just do what I say when I know I'm right?"

"The effects of human rights education can be dramatic in awakening people to the value and power of their own lives as shown in the following stories."

"I feel very lucky because of my parents and then my education the opportunities that I've had so I would like to continue working to improve lives for others."

"To create the power of competence without creating a corresponding direction to guide the use of that power is bad education."

"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance."

"But the fact is no matter how good the teacher how small the class how focused on quality education the school may be none of this matters if we ignore the individual needs of our students."

"A college education shows a man how little other people know."

"To defend a country you need an army but to defend a civilization you need education."

"Most Indians go into education. Their parents just push them into education like parents in Australia push them into sports."

"We do recognise the need to move towards the publication of information showing the progress made by pupils from one stage of their education to another."

"Session musicians kind of respected me because what I was talking about made sense. That all came from an education. Believe me education does you more good. Maybe that's the reason I've been around so long."

"The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth."