Education And Literacy Quotes

Education And Literacy Quotes by Harry S. Truman, Katherine Paterson, Will Durant, B. B. King, Malcolm X, Dr. Seuss and many others.

Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are reader

Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.
Harry S. Truman
It is not enough to simply teach children to read; we have to give them something worth reading. Something that will stretch their imaginations- something that will help them make sense of their own lives and encourage them to reach out toward people whose lives are quite different from their own.
Katherine Paterson
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Will Durant
No one can take it away from you.
B. B. King
Education is our passport to the future.
Malcolm X
The more you read, the more things you will know.
Dr. Seuss
Teach a child how to think, not what to think.
Sidney Sugarman
Literacy is, finally, the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman and child can realize his or her full potential.
Kofi Annan
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Derek Bok
The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.
B. B. King
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Mahatma Gandhi
Literacy unlocks the door to learning throughout life, is essential to development and health, and opens the way for democratic participation and active citizenship.
Kofi Annan
For everyone, everywhere, literacy is, along with education in general, a basic human right.
Kofi Annan
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
John Locke
Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.
Mason Cooley
The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Malcolm Forbes
Through literacy you can begin to see the universe. Through music you can reach anybody. Between the two there is you, unstoppable.
Grace Slick