Top Educational Equity Quotes

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1. "We need to honor our troops who served and show our support by giving our men and women who served the best health care, the best educational opportunities, and the best job training available. They deserve nothing less."
Author: Barbara Lee
2. "Today, Wilberforce University welcomes many of America's poorest and most underserved populations and transforms their educational dreams into realities."
Author: Eric Metaxas
3. "The walls of the educational system must come down. Education should not be a privilege, so the children of those who have money can study."
Author: Ernesto Guevara
4. "Museums are managers of consciousness. They give us an interpretation of history, of how to view the world and locate ourselves in it. They are, if you want to put it in positive terms, great educational institutions. If you want to put it in negative terms, they are propaganda machines."
Author: Hans Haacke
5. "Whoever had decided that school should start so early in the morning and last all day long needed to be hunted down and forced to watch hours of educational televison without the aid of caffine."
Author: Heather Brewer
6. "What struck me as I began to study history was how nationalist fervor--inculcated from childhood on by pledges of allegiance, national anthems, flags waving and rhetoric blowing--permeated the educational systems of all countries, including our own. I wonder now how the foreign policies of the United States would look if we wiped out the national boundaries of the world, at least in our minds, and thought of all children everywhere as our own. Then we could never drop an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, or napalm on Vietnam, or wage war anywhere, because wars, especially in our time, are always wars against children, indeed our children."
Author: Howard Zinn
7. "To promote a woman to bear rule, superiority, dominion, or empire above any realm, nation, or city, is repugnant to nature; contumely to God, a thing most contrary to his revealed will and approved ordinance; and finally, it is the subversion of good order, of all equity and justice."
Author: John Knox
8. "This, then, is the dread that seems to lie beneath the fear of equalizing. Equity is seen as dispossession. Local autonomy is seen as liberty--even if the poverty of those in nearby cities robs them o fall meaningful autonomy by narrowing their choices to the meanest and the shabbiest of options. In this way, defendants in these cases seem to polarize two of the principles that lie close to the origins of this republic. Liberty and equity are seen as antibodies to each other."
Author: Jonathan Kozol
9. "We want to bridge the digital gap to provide broadband access to 100 per cent of our educational institutions and to make it widely available to all people."
Author: Laura Chinchilla
10. "The role model approach to social change is no substitute for challenging unjust employment practices, educational policies and housing."
Author: Patricia Hill Collins
11. "What usually happens in the educational process is that the faculties are dulled, overloaded, stuffed and paralyzed so that by the time most people are mature they have lost their innate capabilities."
Author: R. Buckminster Fuller
12. "When they [parents and educators] talk of building self-esteem, they often resort to empty flattery rather than character-building honesty. I've heard so many people talk of a downward spiral in our educational system, and I think one key factor is that there is too much stroking and too little real feedback."
Author: Randy Pausch
13. "Simply stated, earth is a school-a divine educational process custom-fit to each of us."
Author: Richard Paul Evans
14. "But you take a four-year state college, with a broader range of admission, and what happens during those four years may be an even greater value-added educational experience. I don't know."
Author: Roy Romer
15. "I am committed to contributing to the educational growth of our youth."
Author: S. Lemon
16. "The U.N. acts as the world's conscience, and over eighty-five percent of the work that is done by the United Nations is in the social, economic, educational and cultural fields."
Author: Shirley Temple
17. "If my impressions are correct, our educational planing mill cuts down all the knots of genius, and reduces the best of the men who go through it to much the same standard."
Author: Simon Newcomb
18. "I've probably saved thousands of peoples' lives with my educational message on snake bites, how to get in around venomous anything."
Author: Steve Irwin
19. "A treatment method or an educational method that will work for one child may not work for another child. The one common denominator for all of the young children is that early intervention does work, and it seems to improve the prognosis."
Author: Temple Grandin
20. "The role of private equity as fiduciaries is certainly to make money."
Author: Thomas G. Stemberg
21. "My charitable donations go to educational efforts, such as Teach for America, Vanderbilt University, Berkshire School."
Author: Thomas Peterffy
22. "Google Apps for Education is a suite of applications intended to be helpful to higher level educational institutions, but in the long run, I think Google has a role to play in helping to assemble relevant content for classroom use."
Author: Vint Cerf

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