If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.
America is the best half-educated country in the world.
Nicholas M. Butler
An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
Alan K. Simpson
Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.