There is nothing of any consequence..

There is nothing of any consequence in education, in the economy, in city planning, in social policy that does not concern black people.

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A handful of works in history have had a direct impact on social policy: one or two works of Dickens, some of Zola, 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' and, in modern drama, Larry Kramer's 'The Normal Heart.'
Cabin
Dickens
Direct
Drama
Had
Handful
Heart
History
Impact
Larry
Modern
Normal
One or two
Social
I don't believe in private education.
Believe
Education
Private
I didn't even have a clear idea of why I wanted to go to Oxford - apart from the fact I had fallen in love with the architecture. It certainly wasn't out of some great sense of academic or intellectual achievement. In many ways, my education only began after I'd left university.
Academic
Achievement
After
Apart
Architecture
Began
Certainly
Clear
Education
Even
Fact
Fallen
Go
Great
I have a big problem with people who glamorize dumbness and demonize education and intellect. And I'm giving a pretty good description of Sarah Palin right now.
Big
Big Problem
Description
Education
Giving
Good
Intellect
Now
Palin
People
Pretty
Pretty Good
Problem
Right
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
Art
Brain
Digest
Education
Folly
Fool
Hence
Pedantry
Philosophy
Science
Superstition
University
The key to education is the experience of beauty.
Beauty
Education
Experience
Key
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.
Education
Elder
Experience
Part
Sort
Travel
Younger
Freedom can occur only through education.
Education
Freedom
Occur
Only
Through
Giving women education, work, the ability to control their own income, inherit and own property, benefits the society. If a woman is empowered, her children and her family will be better off. If families prosper, the village prospers, and eventually so does the whole country.
Ability
Benefits
Better
Better Off
Children
Control
Country
Does
Education
Empowered
Eventually
Families
Family
Giving
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.
Believe
Education
Firmly
Kind
Only
Self-Education
There are terrific models for success with reluctant readers, but many school systems and state governments need to set aside their 'not invented here' and 'we have more important problems than education' attitudes.
Aside
Attitudes
Education
Governments
Here
Important
Invented
Many
Models
More
Need
Problems
Readers
Reluctant
A good education is usually harmful to a dancer. A good calf is better than a good head.
Better
Dancer
Education
Good
Good education
Harmful
Head
Than
The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not.
Ability
Done
Education
Like
Make
Most
Thing
Valuable
Whether
You
Yourself
I think the whole system of education would change if I were in charge and had the ability to make changes. I don't think I would keep Princeton exactly being Princeton.
Ability
Being
Change
Changes
Charge
Education
Exactly
Had
I think
Keep
Make
Princeton
System
Think
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Bent
Common
Education
Forms
Inclined
Just
Mind
Tree
Twig
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Bent
Common
Education
Forms
Inclined
Just
Mind
Tis
Tree
Twig
If we practiced medicine like we practice education, we'd look for the liver on the right side and left side in alternate years.
Alternate
Education
Left
Like
Liver
Look
Medicine
Practice
Practiced
Right
Right side
Side
Years
I'm not convinced that women have the education or the sense of their own history enough or that they understand the cruelty of which men are capable and the delight that many men will take in seeing you choose to chain yourself - then they get to say 'See, you did it yourself.'
Capable
Chain
Choose
Convinced
Cruelty
Delight
Did
Education
Enough
Get
History
Many
Men
Own
Education is the movement from darkness to light.
Darkness
Education
Light
Movement
Education in our times must try to find whatever there is in students that might yearn for completion, and to reconstruct the learning that would enable them autonomously to seek that completion.
Completion
Education
Enable
Find
Learning
Might
Must
Our
Reconstruct
Seek
Students
Them
Times
Try
Shakespeare is practically our only link with the classic and the past. The future of education has much to do with whether we will be able to cling to him or not.
Able
Classic
Cling
Education
Future
Him
Link
Much
Only
Our
Past
Practically
Shakespeare
Whether
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Education
Filling
Fire
Lighting
'Tis well enough for a servant to be bred at an University. But the education is a little too pedantic for a gentleman.
Bred
Education
Enough
Gentleman
Little
Pedantic
Servant
Tis
Too
University
Well
Well enough
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.
Anyone
Classical
Consider
Education
Escape
Fool
Had
Having
Himself
Made
May
Narrow
Passed
Regular
The aim of education is the knowledge not of facts but of values.
Aim
Education
Facts
Knowledge
Values
The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
Aim
Education
Facts
Knowledge
Values
I do not want art for a few any more than education for a few, or freedom for a few.
Any
Art
Education
Few
Freedom
More
Than
Want
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Education
Foolish
Lack
Understanding
Which
Wise
No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections.
Education
Elections
Fighting
Indispensable
More
Part
Politician
Than
Education is lacking in most of those who pontificate.
Education
Lacking
Most
Those
Who
My father was a schoolteacher, and so I had the advantage of both western educational instruction in the school, as well as what you might call the process of imbibing the traditional processes of education instruction around me.
Advantage
Around
Both
Call
Education
Educational
Father
Had
Instruction
Me
Might
Process
Processes
School
His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
Bankruptcy
Developed
Education
His
Lack
Moral
More
Than
I had a terrible education. I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.
Attended
Disturbed
Education
Emotionally
Had
School
Teachers
Terrible
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.
Able
Being
Between
Committed
Differentiate
Education
Even
How
How much
Know
Memory
Much
You
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
Education
Encouragement
Nine
Nine-tenths
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
Cultivate
Does
Education
Mind
Which
Will
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Common
Education
Result
Sense
Spite
If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?
About
Advantages
Brothers
Cambridge
Daughter
Educated
Education
Fight
Forcing
Go
Help
Her
How
Learn
I was a teacher most of my life, which I loved. I had a very happy working life, and when I retired, I thought I must do something, and I've always read a lot of fiction - you learn so much from fiction. My sentimental education came mostly from fiction, I should say, so I thought I'd try.
Always
Came
Education
Fiction
Had
Happy
Learn
Life
Lot
Loved
Most
Mostly
Much
Must
Nature has always had more force than education.
Always
Education
Force
Had
More
Nature
Than
A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen.
Acquisition
Attention
Bestowed
Cannot
Countrymen
Education
Languages
Masculine
Necessary
Spare
Study
Time
Which
I never had much education in English poetry as such.
Education
English
Had
Much
Never
Poetry
I was born in a middle class Muslim family, in a small town called Myonenningh in a northern part of Bangladesh in 1962. My father is a qualified physician; my mother is a housewife. I have two elder brothers and one younger sister. All of them received a liberal education in schools and colleges.
Bangladesh
Born
Brothers
Class
Colleges
Education
Elder
Family
Father
Housewife
I was born
Liberal
Liberal education
Middle
This is not a skill problem, this is a will problem. Does America have the will to make education a priority? We know the things that work. Why don't we scale up those things that do work.
America
Does
Education
Know
Make
Priority
Problem
Scale
Skill
Things
Those
Up
Why
Will
I wanted to acquire an education, work extremely hard and never deviate from my goal, to make it.
Acquire
Education
Extremely
Goal
Hard
Make
Never
Wanted
Work
I loved education, and, yes, I did want to go on learning.
Did
Education
Go
Learning
Loved
Want
Yes
Life isn't all beer and skittles, but beer and skittles, or something better of the same sort, must form a good part of every Englishman's education.
Beer
Better
Education
Englishman
Every
Form
Good
Life
Must
Part
Same
Something
Sort
What America is thirsting for now is a battalion of strong, down-to-earth 'doers' - managers, frontline activists, business and social entrepreneurs engaged in tackling America's manifold problems of unemployment, education, and competitive slouch.
Activists
America
Battalion
Business
Competitive
Doers
Education
Engaged
Entrepreneurs
Managers
Now
Problems
Social
Strong
Whether it's in Washington, or whether it's with the mothers of extremists, or whether it's education in places like Pakistan... a lot of women in these emerging countries are taking charge and doing amazing things.
Amazing
Amazing things
Charge
Countries
Doing
Education
Emerging
Extremists
Like
Lot
Mothers
Pakistan
Places
Taking
Education is for growth and fulfillment.
Education
Fulfillment
Growth