A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.— Theodore Roosevelt
Undeniable College Education quotations
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Some people get an education without going to college. The rest get it after they get out.
The hardest conviction to get into the mind of a beginner is that the education upon which he is engaged is not a college course, not a medical course, but a life course, for which the work of a few years under teachers is but a preparation.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
You can learn something new everyday if you listen.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning.
Of course there's a lot of knowledge in universities: the freshmen bring a little in; the seniors don't take much away, so knowledge sort of accumulates.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.
I believe that we parents must encourage our children to become educated, so they can get into a good college that we cannot afford.
I was a teacher for a long time. I taught at a community college: voice, theory, humanities. And nowadays, music education is a dying thing. Funding is being cut more and more and more.
No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all.
Good English, well spoken and well written will open more doors than a college degree... Bad English will slam doors you don't even know exist.
We have taken a major step forward in providing a new high quality education facility at Longbridge. Not only will the new Bournville College shape Birmingham's learning environment, it will also form the first phase of the new Longbridge town centre and, therefore, represents a milestone in a new future for Longbridge.
Educated men and women, especially those who are in college, very often get the idea that religion is fit only for the common people. No young man or woman can make a greater error than this.
The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
A college education should equip one to entertain three things: a friend, an idea and oneself.
Experiment! Meet new people. That’s better than any college education . . . By adventuring; about, you become accustomed to the unexpected. The unexpected then becomes what it really is . . . the inevitable.
Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg didn't finish college.
Too much emphasis is placed on formal education - I told my children not to worry about their grades but to enjoy learning.
Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain that the education cost you.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run. Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Education is being redefined at the demand of the uneducated to suit the ideas of the uneducated. The student now goes to college to proclaim, rather than to learn.
We are moving in exactly the wrong direction in higher education.
Forty years ago, tuition in some of the great American public universities and colleges was virtually free. Today, the cost is unaffordable for many working class families. Higher education must be a right for all - not just wealthy families.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
Football: A sport that bears the same relation to education that bullfighting does to agriculture.
I don't believe in colleges and universities.
I believe in libraries because most students don't have any money. When I graduated from high school, it was during the Depression and we had no money. I couldn't go to college, so I went to the library three days a week for 10 years.
The best education you can get is investing in yourself, and that doesn't mean college or university.
He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.
You can't have a university without having free speech, even though at times it makes us terribly uncomfortable. If students are not going to hear controversial ideas on college campuses, they're not going to hear them in America. I believe it's part of their education.
You're going through college, and you're going to be faced with a lot of things.
You're going to face adversity, the main thing is don't quit. For many people it's easy to quit, but don't. That's what separates the winners from the losers, what separates the all-stars from the also-rans.
The average Ph.D. Thesis is nothing but a transference of bones from one graveyard to another.
To teach is to color a life forever.
The things taught in schools & colleges are not an education but the means of education.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
The American Dream is one of success, home ownership, college education for one's children, and have a secure job to provide these and other goals.
Education is not the learning of facts, it's rather the training of the mind to think.
I was educated at King's College, Taunton and went to the University of Cambridge in 1942.
When I was in school, my mother stressed education. I am so glad she did. I graduated from Yale College and Yale University with my master's and I didn't do it by missing school.
If knowledge is power and power is knowledge, then how so many idiots be graduating from college?
The value of a college education is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think
College students today are drowning in debt, and it is hurting them and hurting our economy. We must find a way to help families pay for college without condemning them to a lifetime of indebtedness.