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Education

To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
(John Ruskin, English writer, painter and philosopher, 1819-1900)
 
No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child.
The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
(Emma Goldman, Russian born Jewish anarchist writer, 1869-1940)
 
The highest result of education is tolerance.
(Helen Keller, deaf/blind American author and educator, 1880-1968)
 
Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation.
(C. Everett Koop, surgeon-general of the USA, born 1916)
 
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer;
into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
(Nancy Astor, English politician, 1879-1964)
 
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
(Edward Everett, American senator, 1794-1865)
 
We learn simply by the exposure of living.  The fact is that we are being educated when we know it least.
(David P. Gardner, former president of the universities of Utah and California)
 
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
(Theodore Roosevelt, 26th president of the USA, 1858-1919)