10 Quotes On The Importance of Education

To be educated and to be learned is the single most important thing in the world we live in. Yet, one does not need expensive degrees , or superfluous certificates or diplomas. No. True education does not necessarily come from established institutions but rather from the desire of the individual to learn and appease his/her curiosity

10. John Dewey

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”


9. Oscar Wilde

“You can never be overdressed or over-educated.” 


8. Nelson Mandela

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” 


7. Benjamin Franklin

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”


6. Allan Bloom

“Education is the movement from darkness to light.”


5. Plato

“The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.”


4. Mark Twain

“Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.”


3. Brigham Young

“You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.”


2. Mark Twain

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” 


1. Unknown

“The more you learn, the more you realize that you know nothing.” 



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