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Thoughtful Quotes on Education

If you are a lover of learning, you will enjoy these quotes about education. 

It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... it is to teach them to think, if that is possible, and always to think for themselves. – Robert Hutchins 
All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth. – Aristotle 
It has always seemed strange to me that in our endless discussions about education so little stress is laid on the pleasure of becoming an educated person, the enormous interest it adds to life. To be able to be caught up into the world of thought–that is to be educated.–Edith Hamilton 
It is not so important to know everything as to appreciate what we learn. – Hannah More 
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations. – Patricia Neal 
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't. – Pete Seeger 
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. – Herbert Spencer 
You learn something every day if you pay attention. – Ray LeBlond 
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer, into a selflessness which links us with all humanity. –Nancy Astor 
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. –  Malcolm S. Forbes

It’s always fun to learn something new! At the Presbyterian Towers Apartments in Decatur, Alabama, we love to provide you with fun, thought-provoking facts that will make you reflect on different aspects of life.

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