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Lovers of Learning: Check This Out

If you are a lover of learning, you will enjoy these quotes about education.

It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... 

it is to teach them to think, if that is possible, and always to think for themselves. – Robert Hutchins

All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth. – Aristotle

It has always seemed strange to me that in our endless discussions about education so little stress is laid on the pleasure of becoming an educated person, the enormous interest it adds to life. To be able to be caught up into the world of thought–that is to be educated.–Edith Hamilton

It is not so important to know everything as to appreciate what we learn. – Hannah More
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations. – Patricia Neal

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

The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. – Herbert Spencer

You learn something every day if you pay attention. – Ray LeBlond

Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer, into a selflessness which links us with all humanity. –Nancy Astor

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. –  Malcolm S. Forbes

At Eastgate Apartments in College Station, Texas, we hope these quotes will motivate and inspire you to go above and beyond in order to achieve your dreams.

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