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Edward Everett Quotes and Sayings

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Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
- Edward Everett

Related topics: Government Political

Not a moment had been lost by General Hooker in the pursuit of Lee.
- Edward Everett

And now the momentous day, a day to be forever remembered
in the annals of the country,
arrived.
Early in the morning on the 1st of July the conflict began.
- Edward Everett

The heart of the People, North and South,
is for the Union.
- Edward Everett

 

I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
- Edward Everett

Let a nation's fervent thanks make some amends for
the toils and sufferings of those who survive.
- Edward Everett

God bless the Union; - it is dearer to us for the blood
of brave men which has been shed in its defence.
- Edward Everett

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There is no sanctuary of virtue like home.
- Edward Everett

It was appointed by law in Athens, that the obsequies
of the citizens who fell in battle should be performed at the public expense,
and in the most honorable manner.
- Edward Everett

There were speeches made in Congress in the very last
session before the outbreak of the Rebellion,
so ferocious as to show that their authors were under
the influence of a real frenzy.
- Edward Everett

That a great battle must soon be fought no one could doubt;
but,
in the apparent and perhaps real absence of plan on the part of Lee,
it was impossible to foretell the precise scene of the encounter.
- Edward Everett

In Italy, on the breaking up of the Roman Empire,
society might be said to be resolved into its original elements,
- into hostile atoms, whose only movement was that of mutual repulsion.
- Edward Everett

In conformity with these designs on the city of Washington,
and notwithstanding the disastrous results of the invasion of 1862,
it was determined by the Rebel government last summer
to resume the offensive in that direction.
- Edward Everett

General Reynolds immediately found himself engaged
with a force which greatly outnumbered his own,
and had scarcely made his dispositions for the action when he fell,
mortally wounded, at the head of his advance.
- Edward Everett

I feel, as never before, how justly,
from the dawn of history to the present time,
men have paid the homage of their gratitude and admiration
to the memory of those who nobly sacrifice their lives,
that their fellow-men may live in safety and in honor.
- Edward Everett

Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine,
a possession for all time.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You cannot teach a man anything;
you can only help him find it within himself.
- Galileo Galilei

Intellectual growth should commence at birth
and cease only at death.
- Albert Einstein

If a man empties his purse into his head,
no man can take it away from him.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
- Benjamin Franklin

Don't let schooling interfere with your education.
- Mark Twain

The highest result of education is tolerance.
- Helen Keller

Education is what survives when
what has been learned has been forgotten.
- B. F. Skinner

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

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen

The giving of love is an education in itself.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

What usually happens in the educational process is
that the faculties are dulled, overloaded, stuffed
and paralyzed so that by the time most people are mature
they have lost their innate capabilities.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Don't limit a child to your own learning,
for he was born in another time.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Talent will not;
nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Genius will not;
unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.
Education will not;
the world is full of educated derelicts.
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
- Calvin Coolidge

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

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
- Malcolm Forbes

Modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in paying those
to whom they entrust the minds of their children
a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom
they entrust the care of their plumbing.
- John F. Kennedy

If I had learned education I would not have had time to learn anything else.
- Cornelius Vanderbilt

To accuse others for one's own misfortunes
is a sign of want of education.
To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun.
To accuse neither oneself nor others
shows that one's education is complete.
- Epictetus

The philosophy of the school room in one generation
will be the philosophy of government in the next.
- Abraham Lincoln

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge
and the dissemination of truth.
- John F. Kennedy

The most important outcome of education
is to help students become independent of formal education.
- Paul E. Gray

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

Education is all a matter of building bridges.
- Ralph Ellison

In the world today, a young lady who does not have
a college education just is not educated.
- Walter Annenberg

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 is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

Education is not the answer to the question.
Education is the means to the answer to all questions.
- William Allin

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
- Will Durant

Education is a social process.
Education is growth.
Education is, not a preparation for life;
education is life itself.
- John Dewey

The highest result of education is tolerance.
Long ago men fought and died for their faith;
but it took ages to teach them the other kind of courage, -
the courage to recognize the faiths of their brethren
and their rights of conscience.
- Helen Keller

The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
- George Santayana

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
- Aristotle

It is a thousand times better to have common sense
without education than to have education without common sense.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

Education...
has produced a vast population able to read but unable
to distinguish what is worth reading.
- G. M. Trevelyan

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

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

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers,
but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.
The curriculum is so much necessary raw material,
but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant
and for the soul of the child.
- Carl Jung

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing,
the rest is mere sheep-herding.
- Ezra Pound

Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children,
and not for the education of all adults of every age?
- Erich Fromm

A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society,
and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.
- A. Bartlett Giamatti

There comes a time in every man's education
when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance,
that imitation is suicide,
that he must take himself for better or for worse as his portion.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
- Sydney J. Harris

I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice.
That's what I call a liberal education.
- Tallulah Bankhead

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory,
or even how much you know.
It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
- Anatole France

The object of education is to prepare the young
to educate themselves throughout their lives.
- Robert M. Hutchins

Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and
disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
- Ambrose Bierce

Data is not information, information is not knowledge,
knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
- Clifford Stoll

Some people will never learn anything,
for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
- Alexander Pope

An educated people can be easily governed.
- Frederick The Great

It has been said that 80% of what people learn is visual.
- Allen Klein

Learn to think continentally.
- Alexander Hamilton

The love of learning, the sequestered nooks,
And all the sweet serenity of books.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

It is always in season for old men to learn.
- Aeschylus

If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin,
they would never have found time to conquer the world.
- Heinrich Heine

Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought
for with ardor and diligence.
- Abigail Adams

Educate and inform the whole mass of the people ...
They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
- Thomas Jefferson


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