Proverbs related to Education
Education in proverbs
(Helen Keller, 1880-1968)The highest result of education is tolerance
(Georges Danton, 1759-1794)After bread, education is the first need of people
(Chinese proverb) Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime
(John Lubbock, 1934-1913) It is not so much important that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn
(African proverb) It takes a whole village to raise a child
(Albanian proverb) To know how to read and write is to have four eyes
(Seneca, 4 c. BC) As long as you live, keep learning how to live
(Latin proverb)By learning you will teach; by teaching you will learn
(Indian proverb)Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone
(Arab proverb)Children are the wealth of the world
Friedrich Engels: An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
Jim Rohn: Education: Formal education will make you a living; self education will make you a fortune.
A. A. Hodge: He is wise who knows the sources of knowledge – who knows who has written and where it is to be found.
Chinese Proverb: He who asks a question is a fool for a minute; he who does not remains a fool forever.
Winston Churchill: I am always willing to learn, however I do not always like to be taught.
Johann Fichte: I know what I can know, and am not troubled about what I cannot know.
Richard Bach (Illusions): In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have chosen this lifetime.