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January 25th       Report Cards Go Home

 Famous Quotations Spotlight - Education

  • The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.
    • PlutarchOn Listening to Lectures
  • Think about every problem, every challenge, we face. The solution to each starts with education.
    • George H. W. Bush - Announcement of the America 2000 Education Strategy (April 18, 1991) What Work Requires of Schools Pg 2 
  • "To get the education is our right, to spread the education is our duty" - anonymous
    • The real nature of education is at variance with the account given of it by certain of its professors.
      • Socrates, from Plato's The Republic
    • The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
      • William James, Principles of Psychology
    • "Good teaching comes from good people."
      • Parker Palmer, The Courage to Teach
    • We must become just by doing just acts.
      • Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book II, #4
    • It is by doing good that we become good.
      • Jean Jacques Rousseau, Emile
    • Man must develop his tendency towards the good.
      • Immanuel Kant, Thoughts on Education, #12
    • In the world of knowledge, the idea of good appears last of all, and is seen only with effort.
      • Plato, "The Allegory of the Cave"