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During the last hundred years the United Kingdom has given the world thousands of talents. And in many ways this was due to the education culture in this country.
UII collected for you 14 quotes of famous Brits about education and its role in people’s lives
“Personally I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught”.
“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil”.
“All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education”.
“Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, whether you like it or not”.
“Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes”.
“The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action”.
“I had six honest serving men. They taught me all I knew. Their names were: Where, What, When, Why, How and Who”.
“No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy”.
“What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to an human soul”.
“The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself”.
“If I may offer advice to the young laboratory worker, it would be this – never neglect an extraordinary appearance or happening”.
“I didn’t go to university. Didn’t even finish A-levels. But I have sympathy for those who did”.
“It takes a great deal of living to get a little deal of learning”.
“To me the sole hope of human salvation lies in teaching”.