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Education is life itself

Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers

“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.” – Zig Ziglar

“If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” – Ben Franklin

“Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?” – Erich Fromm

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.“ – Malcolm Forbes

“Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of the car is separate from the way the car is driven.“ – Edward De Bono

You cant be a change maker by reading a book

“Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.” – Og Mandino

“You aren’t learning anything when you’re talking.” – Lyndon B. Johnson

“I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.” – Lily Tomlin

“You can’t be a change-maker by reading a book.” – Bill Drayton

“My dream is to bring change to my country to make it a developed country where every child is getting an education.” –  Malala Yousafzai

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Once upon a time

“We can get too easily bogged down in the academic part of homeschooling, a relatively minor part of the whole, which is to raise competent, caring, literate, happy people.” – Diane Flynn Keith

“Once upon a time, all children were homeschooled. They were not sent away from home each day to a place just for children but lived, learned, worked, and played in the real world, alongside adults and other children of all ages.” – Rachel Gathercole

“The ultimate goal of the educational system is to shift to the individual the burden of pursing his own education. This will not be a widely shared pursuit until we get over our odd conviction that education is what goes on in school buildings and nowhere else.” – John W. Gardner

“I was delighted to see him growing more cautious and skeptical about what he heard, especially when he heard it from someone in apparent authority. I think that is fundamental to a good education. And if it comes back to bite me from time to time, that’s a price worth paying.” –  Martine Millman

“Learning and education are a normal part of everyday life and do not need a vast expensive bureaucracy to force them to happen.” –  Kytka Hilmar-Jezek

Education quotes Education is not preparation for life Aylake
Education is not preparation for life

“There are as many approaches to unschooling as there are people, by design. A child is supported to read when ready and interested, not on another’s timetable, for example. He can and will be encouraged to pursue a wide range of interests, based on his interests, such as free play, inventing, experimenting scientifically, video gaming, role modeling through friendship, spiritual development through inquiry of self and others, athletics, learning to trust himself and others.” –  Kytka Hilmar-Jezek

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.“ – Anthony J. D’Angelo

“Education is all a matter of building bridges.“ – Ralph Ellison

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.“ – John Dewey

“The mere imparting of information is not education.“ – Carter G. Woodson

Education quotes Sit down and read Aylake
Sit down and read

“Sit down and read. Educate yourself for the coming conflicts.” –  Mary Harris Jones

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.” –  Haruki Murakami

“Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.” –  John Locke

“I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“Reading is more of a left-brain process, and listening to music is a right-brain function.” – Maynard James Keenan

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Change is the end result of all true learning

“What does education often do? It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Change is the end result of all true learning.” – Leo Buscaglia

“I’ve learned… that the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.” – Andy Rooney

“The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.” – Sydney J. Harris

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

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