Education—The Ultimate Quotation Collection
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150 Page Education Quotation Collection
This 150 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Education. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of education, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources as well as from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.
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No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness, and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Educate a man and you educate an individual—educate a woman and you educate a family.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
–John F. Kennedy
Education is the transmission of civilization.
–Will and Ariel Durant
We need to move beyond the idea that an education is something provided for us, and toward the idea that an education is something that we create for ourselves.
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
—Sir Walter Scott
Education does not cease the day we leave the classroom, nor are teachers only those who lecture us in front of blackboards. Teachers come in all conceivable forms: the newspaper columnist who examines an issue in a way you have never seen before, the basketball coach who makes you truly understand the value of discipline and teamwork, the child who trots home from school and tells you something you never knew about astronomy, Guatemala, or snowflakes.
Every child is different from every other and must be educated differently.
–Jean Jacques Rousseau
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