It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
Robert Green Ingersoll, American lawyer
born: August 11, 1833
died: July 21, 1899
Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
John W. Gardner, American educator
born: October 8, 1912
died: February 16, 2002
I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.
Steve Irwin, Australian scientist
born: February 22, 1962
died: September 4, 2006
Which are your favourite ‘education’ quotes? 🙂