What is an education?

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

~Mark Twain (1835-1910) American writer.

 

Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught.

~George Savile, Marquis of Halifax (1633-1695) English statesman and author.

 

Education is a progressive discovery of our ignorance.

~Will Durant (1885-1981) U.S. author and historian.

 

Education is a succession of eye-openers each involving the repudiation of some previously held belief.

~George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) British dramatist, critic, writer.

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