Tuesday, June 28, 2005

Education Quotes

Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.
Pete Seeger

Love this one! Here are some other great education quotes:

It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
Alec Bourne

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

Education is the best provision for old age.
Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner (1904 - 1990), New Scientist, May 21, 1964

The strength of the United States is not the gold at Fort Knox or the weapons of mass destruction that we have, but the sum total of the education and the character of our people.
Claiborne Pell (1918 - )

The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.
Diogenes Laertius

Only the educated are free.
Epictetus (55 AD - 135 AD), Discourses

The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
Herbert Spencer (1820 - 1903)

Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
James A. Garfield (1831 - 1881), July 12, 1880

Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or because they didn't.
L. L. Henderson

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Malcolm Forbes (1919 - 1990), in Forbes Magazine

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

I found these great quotes at http://www.quotationspage.com/subjects/education/

Happy Quoting!



Sunday, June 26, 2005

Quotes by Walt Disney

"All of our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them. "
- Walt Disney

Walt was a BIG dreamer!

Here are 63 more great quotes from him that I found on www.brainyquote.com

Thursday, June 23, 2005

Quotes & Quips for the Keeping

I decided to make my quote blog public for my site visitors. It is not as organized as my quote site at http://www.scrapbooklady.org but it is still a fun way to keep up on the great tidbits I find.

Hope you enjoy them!

Wednesday, June 15, 2005


"The waves of the sea help me get back to me. "
- Jill Davis

Tuesday, June 14, 2005

want to scrapbook

"Cherish all of your memories for they are the experiences that molded you. "

- Jill Davis

"How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are? "

- Satchel Paige

"Having some place to go is home. Having someone to love is family. Having both is a blessing. "

- Unknown