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Quotes about Education


Self Esteem

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem.

Thomas Szasz


Bartending and Cab Driving

I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.

Al McGuire


Anger Management

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.

Robert Frost


Remedial R’s

It has been said that we have not had the three R’s in America, we had the six R’s; remedial readin’, remedial ‘ritin’ and remedial ‘rithmetic.

Robert Maynard Hutchins