Quotations on Bigotry

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“What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a prejudice.”

Albert Einstein

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“No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background or his religion. People learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”

                                                                 Nelson Mandela

 

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“There should be no discrimination against languages people speak, skin color, or religion.”

                                                                         Malala Yousafzai

 

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“Bigotry of all kinds is intolerable, unjustifiable, and immoral. We, as human beings, must always be willing to stand up against any kind of bigotry.”

                                                                       Charles F. French

 

Quotations on Education

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

                                                                        Walter Cronkite

 

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“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.”

                                                                        Victor Hugo

 

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“Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.”

                                                                        Malala Yousafzai

 

Quotations On Hope and Idealism

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Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.

                                                                                Robert Kennedy

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“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.”

                                                                                Pablo Neruda

 

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“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”

                                                                                Malala Yousafzai

 

Quotations on the Importance of Education

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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

                                                                                 Nelson Mandela

 

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“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”

                                                                                  Socrates

 

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“Education is education. We should learn everything and then choose which path to follow. Education is neither Eastern nor Western, it is human.”

                                                                                Malala Yousafzai

Quotations on Teaching

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“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”

                                                                              Malala Yousafzai

 

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“There is an old saying that the course of civilization is a race between catastrophe and education. In a democracy such as ours, we must make sure that education wins the race.”

                                                                                John F. Kennedy

 

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“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”

                                                                               John Dewey

Quotations on Education

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Education is one of the most treasured parts of my life. I am constantly both a teacher and a student, and I believe it is one of the most crucial aspects of life both for individuals and for society as a whole.  Here are a few offerings for your consideration:

 

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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”

                                                                        Nelson Mandela

 

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(The Death of Socrates Jacques-Louis David, 1787)

“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”

                                                                        Socrates

 

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“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”

                                                                      Malala Yousafzai