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1. "Scholarships that allow students to get a good education are important, but first we want to measure the progress that the schools are teaching our students, we want to hold them accountable for the progress, we want to hold the schools accountable for teaching the young people in America."
Author: Andrew Card
2. "A boy or girl who has gone through the eight grades should possess a complete, practical education and should have received special training in some specific line of work, fitting him or her to earn a livelihood."
Author: Arthur Capper
3. "And as John F. Kennedy described the ideals behind what would become the Peace Corps, he issued a challenge to the students who had assembled in Ann Arbor on that October night: "on your willingness to contribute part of your life to this country," he said, will depend the answer whether a free society can compete. I think it can," he said."
Author: Barack Obama
4. "I believe that parents need to make nutrition education a priority in their home environment. It's crucial for good health and longevity to instill in your children sound eating habits from an early age."
Author: Cat Cora
5. "The education cuts in the President's budget are both irresponsible and morally unjustifiable."
Author: Chaka Fattah
6. "Upper education used to open doors. Not so true anymore. The degree used to be a screening tool, but that is falling by the wayside as there are a glut of college grads on the market."
Author: Dale Archer
7. "I am going to put money into education at the expense of other programs."
Author: Dalton McGuinty
8. "Freedom Summer, the massive voter education project in Mississippi, was 1964. I graduated from high school in 1965. So becoming active was almost a rite of passage."
Author: Danny Glover
9. "A State which has universal suffrage and a wide extension of the jury franchise, must qualify the people by education to rightly exercise the great powers with which they are invested."
Author: Edmund Barton
10. "Whenever I am among my fellow Governors, I am struck by how many face the same education improvement issues."
Author: Ernie Fletcher
11. "Experience, travel - these are an education in themselves."
Author: Euripides
12. "Since his time, and largely thanks to him, the Ego has steadily tended to efface itself, and, for purposes of model, to become a manikin on which the toilet of education is to be draped in order to show the fit or misfit of the clothes. The object of study is the garment, not the figure. The tailor adapts the manikin as well as the clothes to his patron's wants. The tailor's object, in this volume, is to fit young men, in universities or elsewhere, to be men of the world, equipped for any emergency ; and the garment offered to them is meant to show the faults of the patchwork fitted on their fathers."
Author: Henry Adams
13. "Inner city education must change. Our responsibility is not merely to provide access to knowledge; we must produce educated people."
Author: James L. Farmer Jr.
14. "Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody."
Author: Jane Austen
15. "What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul."
Author: Joseph Addison
16. "International lending banks need to focus on areas where private investment doesn't go, such as infrastructure projects, education and poverty relief."
Author: Joseph Stiglitz
17. "The true purpose of education is to teach a man to carry himself triumphant to the sunset."
Author: Liberty Hyde Bailey
18. "When you have a father and a mother who work all their lives so you can have an education and build your body - it's a blessing."
Author: Lou Gehrig
19. "Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity."
Author: Lyndon B. Johnson
20. "As Governor of North Carolina for two terms, I made improving education a top priority."
Author: Michael F. Easley
21. "In the two years after No Logo came out, I went to dozens of teach-ins and conferences, some of them attended by thousands of people (tens of thousands in the case of the World Social Forum), that were exclusively devoted to popular education about the inner workings of global finance and trade. No topic was too arcane: the science of genetically modified foods, trade-related intellectual property rights, the fine print of bilateral trade deals, the patenting of seeds, the truth about certain carbon sinks. I sensed in these rooms a hunger for knowledge that I have never witnessed in any university class. It was as if people understood, all at once, that gathering this knowledge was crucial to the survival not just of democracy but of the planet. Yes, this was complicated, but we embraced that complexity because we were finally looking at systems, not just symbols."
Author: Naomi Klein
22. "How have people come to be taken in by The Phenomenon of Man? We must not underestimate the size of the market for works of this kind [pseudoscience/'woo'], for philosophy-fiction. Just as compulsory primary education created a market catered for by cheap dailies and weeklies, so the spread of secondary and latterly tertiary education has created a large population of people, often with well-developed literary and scholarly tastes, who have been educated far beyond their capacity to undertake analytical thought."
Author: Peter Medawar
23. "The family is the world's greatest welfare agency, and the most successful. What the federal government has done in welfare is small and trifling compared to what the families of America do daily, caring for their own, relieving family distresses, providing medical care and education for one another, and so on. No civil government could begin to finance what the families underwrite daily. The family's welfare program, for all its failures from time to time, is proportionately the world's most successful operation by an incomparable margin."
Author: R.J. Rushdoony
24. "Education itself is Marketing--marketing tools and perspectives to people who don't necessarily realize why they need them, how it will serve them, what they might accomplish with them. And, ensuingly, Marketing itself is Education (with no attempt to assess the value of what is being marketed)."
Author: Shellen Lubin
25. "I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message."
Author: Steve Irwin
26. "[We need reforms] to make the Negro church a place where colored men and women of education and energy can work for the best things regardless of their belief or disbelief in unimportant dogmas and ancient and outworn creeds."
Author: W.E.B. Du Bois
27. "The line between education and brainwashing is paper thin"
Author: Yana Toboso
28. "Only education grows even its endless use.."
Author: Yatendra

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