Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.— Unknown Author
Tempting Universal Education quotations
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
It's an universal law-- intolerance is the first sign of an inadequate education. An ill-educated person behaves with arrogant impatience, whereas truly profound education breeds humility.
Educators need to know what happens in the world of the children with whom they work. They need to know the universe of their dreams, the language with which they skillfully defend themselves from the aggressiveness of their world, what they know independently of the school, and how they know it.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
The Revolution won't happen with guns, rather it will happen incrementally, year by year, generation by generation. We will gradually infiltrate their educational institutions and their political offices, transforming them slowly into Marxist entities as we move towards universal egalitarianism.
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.
But do let me reiterate the spirit of Michigan.
It is based upon a deathless loyalty to Michigan and all her ways; an enthusiasm that makes it second nature for Michigan men to spread the gospel of their university to the world's distant outposts; a conviction that nowhere is there a better university, in any way, than this Michigan of ours.
You can learn something new everyday if you listen.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
I have an education degree from the University of Minnesota, and I was a teacher for about a minute.
Only when the child is able to identify its own center with the center of the universe does education really begin.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
A child born today in the United Kingdom stands a ten times greater chance of being admitted to a mental hospital than to a university ... This can be taken as an indication that we are driving our children mad more effectively than we are genuinely educating them. Perhaps it is our way of educating them that is driving them mad.
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.
No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all.
One of the disadvantages of almost universal education was the fact that all kinds of persons acquired a familiarity with one's favorite writers. It gave one a curious feeling; it was like seeing a drunken stranger wrapped in one's dressing gown.
The world is a university and everyone in it is a teacher.
Make sure when you wake up in the morning you go to school.
Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort, the educational value of a good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles.
The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
Most everything I do revolves around tae kwon do.
That said, I like to be a typical girl and go shopping. I have three nieces and nephews that I like to hang out with. I'm also finishing my last semester at the University of Houston, where I'm majoring in childhood education.
A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.
As countries embrace mass higher education, the cost of maintaining universities increases dramatically relative to an elite system.
I've loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.
Education, the great mumbo jumbo and fraud of the age purports to equip us to live and is prescribed as a universal remedy for everything from juvenile delinquency to premature senility.
Universal education is not only a moral imperative but an economic necessity, to pave the way toward making many more nations self-sufficient and self-sustaining.
The problem with University degrees, particularly the more spectacular ones, is that people who possess them can fall into the trap of thinking people who don't have them don't know anything.
Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain that the education cost you.
The only means of establishing and perpetuating our republican forms of government is the universal education of our youth in the principles of Christianity by means of the Bible.
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.
I think we're vastly over-invested in universities.
Universities should be relatively small and provide excellent education and research in a number of specialized areas. I think the vast majority of young people should be going through non-university, post-secondary training.
The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.
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.
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.
A university is not a political party, and an education is not an indoctrination.
He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.
The best education you can get is investing in yourself, and that doesn't mean college or university.
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.
The achievement of high universal literacy is the key to all other fundamental improvements in American education.
To teach is to color a life forever.
The average Ph.D. Thesis is nothing but a transference of bones from one graveyard to another.
I was educated at King's College, Taunton and went to the University of Cambridge in 1942.
The first big break was winning a scholarship to go to Cambridge University.
I was very lucky, because my parents couldn't have afforded a university education for me. Without a scholarship I couldn't possibly have gone.
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University.
But the education is a little too pedantic for a gentleman.
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.