"If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world."
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"Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading."
"Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious."
"I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education."
"If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse."
"No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete."
"The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books."
"I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly."
"I would like to learn, or remember, how to live."
"It has been said that 80% of what people learn is visual."
"The willingness to learn new skills is very high."
"The only real failure in life is one not learned from."
"Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding."
"When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course."
"To the extent that we are all educated and informed, we will be more equipped to deal with the gut issues that tend to divide us."
"I learned more stuff in church than I did in the world."
"I know a lot of people think I'm dumb. Well, at least I ain't no educated fool."
"You can educate yourself right out of a relationship with God."
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."
"Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom."
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