quote by Noah Webster

Education is useless without the Bible. The Bible was America's basic text book in all fields. God's Word, contained in the Bible, has furnished all necessary rules to direct our conduct.

— Noah Webster

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Basic education quote It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without acc

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

The complete emancipation of women from the ties which held them back in the past, during the ages of despotism and ignorance, is a basic aim of the Party and the Revolution. Women make up one half of society. Our society will remain backward and in chains unless its women are liberated, enlightened and educated.

Child labour is an issue of grave importance.

It must become a top priority for all governments of the world. How can the world move into the twenty-first century with children still being exploited for their labour and denied their basic right to an education?

Basic education quote Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Schools have not necessarily much to do with education.

..they are mainly institutions of control where certain basic habits must be inculcated in the young. Education is quite different and has little place in school.

we must go on fighting for basic education for all, but also emphasize the importance of the content of education. We have to make sure that sectarian schooling does not convert education into a prison, rather than being a passport to the wide world.

We must build a movement for education, not incarceration.

A movement for jobs, not jails. A movement that will end all forms of discrimination against people released from prison - discrimination that denies them basic human rights to work, shelter and food.

Basic education quote You can learn something new everyday if you listen.

You can learn something new everyday if you listen.

I think the big mistake in schools is trying to teach children anything, and by using fear as the basic motivation. Fear of getting failing grades, fear of not staying with your class, etc. Interest can produce learning on a scale compared to fear as a nuclear explosion to a firecracker.

The United States spends over $87 billion conducting a war in Iraq while the United Nations estimates that for less than half that amount we could provide clean water, adequate diets, sanitations services and basic education to every person on the planet. And we wonder why terrorists attack us.

At their core, Americans all want the same basic things: a quality education for their children, a good job so they can provide for their families, healthcare and affordable prescription drugs, security during retirement, a strongly equipped military and national security.

Basic education quote It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.

It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.

By the age of six the average child will have completed the basic American education.... From television, the child will have learned how to pick a lock, commit a fairly elaborate bank holdup, prevent wetness all day long, get the laundry twice as white, and kill people with a variety of sophisticated armaments.

Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society.

The object of basic education is the physical, intellectual and moral development of children through the medium of handicraft.

Basic education quote No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you trea

No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all.

The very right to be human is denied every day to hundreds of millions of people as a result of poverty, the unavailability of basic necessities such as food, jobs, water and shelter, education, health care and a healthy environment.

The left's inability to understand the most basic economic fact - that people need an incentive to produce - has caused the unnecessary deaths of tens of millions of people - mostly poor - in the last 75 years. But thanks to a politically corrupted media and educational system, their pigheaded pursuit of socialist fantasies goes on.

We should remain students for lifetime.

You should be ready and yearn to learn from every moment of life. The basic elements of life need to be associated with learning. The learning process should be a part of your DNA.

Basic education quote Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain

Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain that the education cost you.

... the basic principles of the military services are unchangeable. Courage and candor, obedience and comradeship, love of fatherland and loyalty to the State: these are ever the distinguishing characteristics of the soldier and sailor. Building character through intelligent training and education is always the first and greatest goal.

Many schools today are sacrificing social studies, the arts and physical education so children can cover basic subjects like math, English and science.

To succeed, you will soon learn, as I did, the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education - literacy, both verbal and numerical, and communication skills.

Basic education quote The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

We have different levels of slavery. We've got educational slavery. All the major religions of the world, even Christianity and Islam, are engaged in some form of servitude of people. I don't look favorably on either one although I think properly practiced all religions are basically good.

I want to take human rights out of their box.

I want to show the relevance of the universal principles of human rights to the basic needs of health, security, education and equality.

Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope.

It is a tool for daily life in modern society. It is a bulwark against poverty, and a building block of development... For everyone, everywhere, literacy is, along with education in general, a basic human right.... Literacy is, finally, the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman and child can realize his or her full potential.

Basic education quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what

The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.

The notion that every well educated person would have a mastery of at least the basic elements of the humanities, sciences, and social sciences is a far cry from the specialized education that most students today receive, particularly in the research universities.

The basic proposal of the new education is to be that dunces and idlers must not be made to feel inferior to intelligent and industrious pupils. That would be 'undemocratic.

To aid life, leaving it free, however, that is the basic task of the educator.

Basic education quote He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.

He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.

The basic idea behind teaching is to teach people what they need to know.

We have to get back down to basics. We have to start organizing at the neighborhood level to get people educated to vote.

Education is like a diamond with many facets: It includes the basic mastery of numbers and letters that give us access to the treasury of human knowledge, accumulated and refined through the ages; it includes technical and vocational training as well as instruction in science, higher mathematics, and humane letters.

Basic education quote Education is not the learning of facts, it's rather the training of the mind to

Education is not the learning of facts, it's rather the training of the mind to think.

If they took the idea that they could escape poverty through education, I think it would make a more basic and long-lasting change in the way things happen. What we need are positive, realistic goals and the willingness to work. Hard work and practical goals.

For everyone, everywhere, literacy is, along with education in general, a basic human right.

Technology must be implemented as part of a thoughtful, holistic approach to education transformation that includes teacher training, relevant curricula, parental involvement, and programs for children that fill unmet needs for basics like nutrition and health care.

Basic education quote To teach is to color a life forever.

To teach is to color a life forever.

I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature, culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford, and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction!

All kids, when they go to school, are pretty good artists and dancers and singers and poets. All that gets buried, basically through being educated, or brainwashed.

[Rosa Louise] Parks used to say, "Everybody looks at me because I sat down once in Montgomery, but the real hero is a woman named Septima Clark."She created the Citizenship Schools [where civil-rights activists taught basic literacy and political education classes].

When a woman earns a dollar, the payback is higher.

She'll invest in her children, in their education, health care, and basic needs. The impact of a woman's role in the economy benefits society at large.

All kids, when they go to school, are pretty good artists and dancers and singers and poets. All that gets buried, basically through being educated, or brainwashed.

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