What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.
It doesn’t make much difference what you study, as long as you don’t like it.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
You send your child to the schoolmaster, but ’tis the schoolboys who educate him.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
The founding fathers… provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called education. School is where you go between when your parents can’t take you and industry can’t take you.