1 – At this point, I often wonder whether or not education is fulfilling its purpose.
2 – Education must also train one for quick, resolute and effective thinking.
3 – Education must enable a man to become more efficient, to achieve with increasing facility the legitimate goals of his life.
4 – Education must enable one to sift and weigh evidence, to discern the true from the false, the real from the unreal, and the facts from the fiction.
5 – Education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society.
6 – I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education, and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality, and freedom for their spirits.
7 – I too often find that most college men have a misconception of the purpose of education.
8 – Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
9 – Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.
10 – The complete education gives one not only power of concentration, but worthy objectives upon which to concentrate.
11 – The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
12 – To save man from the morass of propaganda, in my opinion, is one of the chief aims of education.
13 – We must remember that intelligence is not enough. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.