Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Education.

The repository contains 49 quotes in the category “Education.”
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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 do know and what you don’t.

Anatole France
1844 — 1924

To educate a man in mind and not morals is to educate a menace to society.

Bishop Eddie L. Long

A college jock is someone who minds his build instead of vice versa.

MAD Magazine

Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach. Those who can’t teach, teach education.

Nicolas Martin
1955 —     

Get all the education you can, then add the learning.

Jack Miner
1865 — 1944

If you steal from one author, it’s plagiarism. If you steal from many, it’s research.

Wilson Mizner
1893 — 1933

If the teacher is ignorant, how can the student be expected to be any better?

Rick Moore

There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.

Christopher Morley
1890 — 1957

After a student had handed in an exam having written, "Only God knows the answer to your question. Merry Christmas.":

Happy New Year. God gets an A, you get an F.

William Phelps
1865 — 1943

Edcuation has really only one basic factor: one must want it.

George Woodberry
1855 — 1930

Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge, but he who hates correction is stupid.

The Bible

It is a mathematical fact that fifty percent of all doctors graduate in the bottom half of their class.


Taking your inspiration from one source is plagiarism, but taking it from several is research.


Going to college won’t guarantee you a job, but it’ll give you four years to worry about getting one.


Don’t let your studies interfere with your education.


Be patient with those who are learning, for the more patient you are the more they will learn.


Generally speaking, you aren’t learning much when your lips are moving.


It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.

Upton Sinclair
1878 — 1968

If someone had told me I would be Pope one day, I would have studied harder.

Pope John Paul I
1912 — 1978

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats
1865 — 1939

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