An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
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 know and what you don't.
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not a preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
George Washington Carver
Education is the transmission of civilization.
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner
Education, n.: That which discloses the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.