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Education Quotes 61-65

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Education Quotes

True, a little learning is a dangerous thing, but it still beats total ignorance.
Abigail Van Buren

Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
Ambrose Bierce

Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
John W. Gardner

No man who worships education has got the best out of education… Without a gentle contempt for education no man’s education is complete.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Emma Goldman

Education Quotes 46-50

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

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
John Dewey

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

Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Robert Frost

Art Quotes 176-180

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Art Quotes
Every good painter paints what he is.
Jackson Pollock

An artist never really finishes his work, he merely abandons it.
Paul Valery

Art begins with resistance – at the point where resistance is overcome. No human masterpiece has ever been created without great labor.
Andre Gide

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Art doesn’t transform. It just plain forms.
Roy Lichtenstein

Art Quotes 131-135

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Art Quotes
An artist is somebody who produces things that people don’t need to have.
Andy Warhol

Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Minimal art went nowhere.
Sol LeWitt

Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.
John Ciardi

I realize that protest paintings are not exactly in vogue, but I’ve done many.
Robert Indiana

Art Quotes 26-30

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Art Quotes

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way – things I had no words for.
Georgia O’Keeffe

I like to pretend that my art has nothing to do with me.
Roy Lichtenstein

Art, in itself, is an attempt to bring order out of chaos.
Stephen Sondheim

Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Artists don’t make objects. Artists make mythologies.
Anish Kapoor