Education develops the intellect; and the intellect distinguishes man from other creatures. It is education that enables man to harness nature and utilize her resources for the well-being and improvement of his life— Haile Selassie
Terrific Educated Man quotations
Any young man, who makes dowry a condition to marriage, discredits his education and his country and dishonours womanhood.
Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living. Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
We have taken so much from your culture, I wish you had taken something from ours...For there were some beautiful and good things within it. Perhaps now that the time has come, We are fearful that what you take will be lost.... I shall grab the instruments of the white man's success: His education, his skills, and society.
Women should not be enlightened or educated in any way.
They should, in fact, be segregated as they are the cause of hideous and involuntary erections in holy men.
I wasn't God's first choice for what I've done in China.
..I don't know who it was...it must have been a man...a well-educated man. I don't know what happened. Perhaps he died. Perhaps he wasn't willing...and God looked down...and saw Gladys Aylward...and God said, 'Well, she's willing.'
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
Education means emancipation. It means light and liberty. It means the uplifting of the soul of man into the glorious light of truth, the light by which men can only be made free.
You are told a lot about your education, but some beautiful, sacred memory, preserved since childhood, is perhaps the best education of all. If a man carries many such memories into life with him, he is saved for the rest of his days. And even if only one good memory is left in our hearts, it may also be the instrument of our salvation one day.
An unschooled man who knows how to meditate upon the Lord has learned far more than the man with the highest education who does not know how to meditate.
The cultivated mind is the guardian genius of democracy.
It is the only dictator that free man acknowledges. It is the only security that free man desires.
You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.
In order to educate man to a new longing, everyday familiar objects must be shown to him with totally unexpected perspectives and in unexpected situations. New objects should be depicted from different sides in order to provide a complete impression of the object.
There aren't any great men. There are just great challenges that ordinary men like you and me are forced by circumstances to meet.
I hope the time is not far off when I shall be able to unite all the wise and educated men of all the countries and establish a uniform regime based on the principles of the Quran which alone are true and which alone can lead men to happiness.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
The people themselves begin to clamour for an education which shall qualify their children for life rather than for earning a living. As a matter of fact, it is the man who has read and thought on many subjects who is, with the necessary training, the most capable whether in handling tools, drawing plans, or keeping books.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
I'm for the poor man - all poor men, black and white, they all gotta have a chance. They gotta have a home, a job, and a decent education for their children. 'Every man a king' - that's my slogan.
The great enemy of the salvation of man, in my opinion, never invented a more effective means of limiting Christianity from the world than by persuading mankind that it was improper to read the Bible at schools.
What is the task of higher education? To make a man into a machine.
What are the means employed? He is taught how to suffer being bored.
Every man can educate himself. It's shameful to put one's mind into the hands of those whom you wouldn't entrust with your money. Dare to think for yourself.
If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? -- not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.
Knowledge of languages is the doorway to wisdom.
Sorrows are our best educator. A man can see further through a tear than a telescope.
If you observe a really happy man you will find him building a boat, writing a symphony, educating his son, growing Double Dahlias in his garden.
The education of a man is never completed until he dies.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing, but newspapers.
The Complex of color...every colored man feels it sooner or later. It gets in the way of his dreams, of his education, of his marriage, of the rearing of his children.
I'm not an educated man, but I've read some history.
Every kingdom comes up bloody. Every castle is built on a pile of bones. When I came out here, LA was nothing. Back east I was a gangster, out here I'm god.
There is not one single established religion that an intelligent, educated man can believe.