Back To School Quotes, Sayings about going back to school

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
– Kahlil Gibran

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
– William Arthur Ward

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
– Henry Brooks Adams

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.
– Alvin Toffler

Learn as much as you can while you are young, since life becomes too busy later.
– Dana Stewart Scott

I am what the librarians have made me with a little assistance from a professor of Greek and a few poets.
– Bernard Keble Sandwell

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
– Mortimer Adler

I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.
– Winston Churchill

All the world is a laboratory to the inquiring mind.
– Martin H. Fischer

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
– Chinese Proverb

The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.
– Mohammed

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

The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
– Bishop Mandell Creighton

Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know.
– Daniel J. Boorstin

Education is not filling a pail but the lighting of a fire.
– William Butler Yeats

Education is the movement from darkness to light.
– Allan Bloom

When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
– Peter Drucker

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
– Abbé Dimnet

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing worth knowing can be taught.
– Oscar Wilde

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