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5 Inspiring Education Quotes

5 Inspiring Education Quotes

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There's something about a good quotation that sparks the imagination, and I thought I'd share 5 of my favorite education quotes:

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled."
- Plutarch

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
― Margaret Mead

"Education is all a matter of building bridges."
- Ralph Ellison

“Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.”
― Walter Cronkite

“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
― Phil Collins

What are your favorite education quotations? What inspires you, makes your think or laugh? Share your quotes in the comments.

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