Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.— Franklin D. Roosevelt
Massive Real Education quotations
The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.
The real struggle is not between East and West, or capitalism and communism, but between education and propaganda.
I tell young people to prepare themselves as best they can for a world that grows more challenging every day-get the best education they can, and couple that education with real-life experience in social justice work.
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
Imagine a world where children were fed tasty and nutritious, real food at school from the age of 4 to 18. A world where every child was educated about how amazing food is, where it comes from, how it affects the body and how it can save their lives.
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
The real process of education should be the process of learning to think through the application of real problems.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Real education creates revolutionaries rather than suppressing them.
Vocational education programs have made a real difference in the lives of countless young people nationwide; they build self-confidence and leadership skills by allowing students to utilize their unique gifts and talents.
Don't terrorize. Organize. Don't burn. Give kids a chance to learn . . . The real answer to race problems in this country is education. Not burning and killing. Be ready. Be qualified. Own something. Be somebody. That's Black Power.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
What can educators do to foster real intelligence?.
. .We can attempt to teach the things that one might imagine the earth would teach us: silence, humility, holiness, connectedness, courtesy, beauty, celebration, giving, restoration, obligation, and wildness.
The best learners... often make the worst teachers. They are, in a very real sense, perceptually challenged. They cannot imagine what it must be like to struggle to learn something that comes so naturally to them.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not.
Peace has never come from dropping bombs.
Real peace comes from enlightenment and educating people to behave more in a divine manner.
Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.
The real role of leadership in education .
.. is not and should not be command and control. The real role of leadership is climate control, creating a climate of possibility.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
The primary goal of real education is not to deliver facts but to guide students to the truths that will allow them to take responsibility for their lives.
The dropout crisis is just the tip of an iceberg.
What it doesn't count are all the kids who are in school but being disengaged from it, who don't enjoy it, who don't get any real benefit from it.
Real education is about genuine understanding and the ability to figure things out on your own; not about making sure every 7th grader has memorized all the facts some bureaucrats have put in the 7th grade curriculum.
You can learn something new everyday if you listen.
A man's real education begins after he has left school.
True education is gained through the discipline of life.
The purpose of arts education is not to produce more artists, though that is a byproduct. The real purpose of arts education is to create complete human beings capable of leading successful and productive lives in a free society.
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain that the education cost you.
Why is compassion not part of our established curriculum, an inherent part of our education? Compassion, awe, wonder, curiosity, exaltation, humility - these are the very foundation of any real civilization, no longer the prerogatives, the preserves of any one church, but belonging to everyone, every child in every home, in every school.
Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity?
Bhutto represents everything the fundamentalists hate - a powerful, highly-educated woman operating in a man's world, seemingly unafraid to voice her independent views and, indeed, seemingly unafraid of anything, including the very real possibility that one day someone might succeed in killing her because of who she is.
No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all.
If there is love, there is hope that one may have real families, real brotherhood, real equanimity, real peace. If the love within your mind is lost and you see other beings as enemies, then no matter how much knowledge or education or material comfort you have, only suffering and confusion will ensue.
This is what the real, no bullshit value of your liberal arts education is supposed to be about: how to keep from going through your comfortable, prosperous, respectable adult life dead, unconscious, a slave to your head and to your natural default setting of being uniquely, completely, imperially alone day in and day out.
I really am at a place where I think we need to feed every child at school for free and feed them a real school lunch that's sustainable and nutritious and delicious. It needs to be part of the curriculum of the school in the same way that physical education was part of the curriculum, and all children participated.
The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
Real education is valuable, no matter where it comes from: an ivy league school, a public library or your grandmother.
The function of the university is not simply to teach breadwinning, or to furnish teachers for the public schools, or to be a centre of polite society; if is, above all, to be the organ of that fine adjustment between real life and the growing knowledge of life, an adjustment from which forms the secret of civilization.
Love affairs are the real only education in life.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
Real education should enable one to utilise the knowledge one has acquired to meet the challenges of life and to make all human beings happy as far as possible.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we have taught ourselves to consider every thing as moonshine, compared with the education of the heart.
What better book can there be than the book of humanity.
Crime is a social problem, and education is the only real deterrent.
Look at all of us in prison; we were all truants and dropouts, a failure of the educational system. Look at your truancy problem, and you're looking at your future prisoners. Put the money there.