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An instructed and intelligent people
are always more decent and orderly
than an ignorant and stupid one.
- Adam Smith

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Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich,
for the hopes of the instructed
are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
- Epictetus

We will pay any price that we are instructed to.
But the money has to come from somewhere.
- Jerry Kramer

A well-instructed people alone can be permanently a free people.
- James Madison

 

Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart,
and be instructed in the Proverbs of Solomon for her godly life.
- St.
Jerome

Without needing to be theoretically instructed,
consciousness quickly realizes that it is the site
of variously contending discourses.
- Seamus Heaney

I add, that those who are bent on restoring the whole
church ought to be well instructed in the word,
and to abstain from doing anything under the pretext of simplicity.
- John Nelson Darby

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The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience,
the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

I was instructed by people in higher rank to stand
there and hold this leash and look at the camera.
We were doing what we were told.
- Lynndie England

Education is the period during which you are being
instructed by somebody you do not know,
about something you do not want to know.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

I can't think of a time that the U.S.
government asked us or instructed us not to report or air something.
- Jim Walton

But just as I was ready to call it quits,
I got the necessary money from a third party,
who had been instructed by Bing to help me out,
without letting me know where the help came from.
- Bob Crosby

In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself
instead of being instructed.
- Robert Powell

I usually use quick sketches that I accumulated from
the figure drawing classes I once instructed.
- Frank Bruno

In my view, the Christian religion is the most important
and one of the first things in which all children,
under a free government ought to be instructed.
- Noah Webster

My greatest challenge has been to change the mindset of people.
Mindsets play strange tricks on us.
We see things the way our minds have instructed our eyes to see.
- Muhammad Yunus

Christians were instructed to serve others,
and the thanksgiving was for the grace of God and the
fact that God offered a way for man to return to a
positive relationship with Him.
- John Clayton

I think that if people are instructed about anything,
it should be about the nature of cruelty.
And about why people behave so cruelly to each other.
And what kind of satisfactions they derive from it.
And why there is always a cost, and a price to be paid.
- Richard Russo

In our own time it has been seen...
that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness,
have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius,
instructed solely by the example of these beautiful
paintings and sculptures of Nature.
- Giorgio Vasari

The kingdom of God is a theocracy.
And as it is the only form of government which will redeem and save mankind,
it is necessary that every soul should be rightly and
thoroughly instructed in regard to its nature and general characteristics.
- Orson Pratt

I do not inveigh against higher education,
I simply maintain that the sort of education the colored
people of the South stand most in need of,
is elementary and industrial.
They should be instructed for the work to be done.
- Timothy Thomas Fortune

David was the kind of guy who was totally supportive
of the actors and instructed the writing staff to trust the actor's instincts,
since after all, it's the actors playing the character.
- William Devane

If any come to my house to be instructed in the ways
of God what rule have I to put them away? Do you think
it not lawful for me to teach women and why do you
call me to teach the court?
- Anne Hutchinson

To all of us who have been charged, we all agree that
we don't feel like we were doing things that we weren't supposed to,
because we were told to do them.
We think everything was justified, because we were
instructed to do this and to do that.
- Lynndie England

As far as advice, that will be in my next book,
my next collection.
I certainly never like to instruct anyone,
but just say as I feel.
That's the same as advice, isn't it?
- Fay Wray

The object of Literature is to instruct,
to animate, or to amuse.
- George Henry Lewes

An FBI agent ought to be able to surf the net and look
for sites that instruct people how to make bombs.
- John Ashcroft

We must not contradict, but instruct him that contradicts us;
for a madman is not cured by another running mad also.
- An Wang

If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous,
generous, tolerant, and straightforward,
through which he opens the way to instruct others.
- Xun Zi

It is always safe to learn, even from our enemies;
seldom safe to venture to instruct,
even our friends.
- Charles Caleb Colton

I'm the last person who has any desire to instruct anybody in shame.
That's no errand for me.
- Jock Sturges

His love at once and dread instruct our thought;
As man He suffer'd and as God He taught.
- Edmund Waller

Be simple in words, manners, and gestures.
Amuse as well as instruct.
If you can make a man laugh, you can make him think
and make him like and believe you.
- Alfred E. Smith

As a matter of self-preservation, a man needs good
friends or ardent enemies,
for the former instruct him and the latter take him to task.
- Diogenes

I conceive there lies a clear rule in Titus that the
elder women should instruct the younger and then I
must have a time wherein I must do it.
- Anne Hutchinson

My wife is beginning to instruct me on means to retrieve dreams,
and bit by bit, it does seem to be working.
- Theodore Sturgeon

Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs.
Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do,
let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings
what we want a computer to do.
- Donald Knuth

My books are very few, but then the world is before me -
a library open to all - from which poverty of purse cannot exclude me -
in which the meanest and most paltry volume is sure
to furnish something to amuse,
if not to instruct and improve.
- Joseph Howe

Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen.
Like friends, too, we should return to them again and again for,
like true friends, they will never fail us -
never cease to instruct -
never cloy.
- Charles Caleb Colton

You have reckoned that history ought to judge the past
and to instruct the contemporary world as to the future.
The present attempt does not yield to that high office.
It will merely tell how it really was.
- Leopold Von Ranke

What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state,
than that of the man who instructs the rising generation?
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Every religion is good that teaches man to be good;
and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.
- Thomas Paine

If there's any business that instructs you in the strong hand of fate,
it's show business.
You can plan and plan, but it's what happens to you
that really determines what your career will be like.
- Sam Waterston

In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy.
I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream,
a certain language governed it.
- Jacques Derrida

Nothing is less instructive than a machine.
- Simone Weil

It is instructive, for instance, to trace the computer
industry's decline in vision,
idealism, creativity, romance and sheer fun as it becomes
more and more important and prosperous.
- Robert Shea

I think paranoia can be instructive in the right doses.
Paranoia is a skill.
- John Shirley

A good book, in the language of the book-sellers,
is a salable one; in that of the curious,
a scarce one; in that of men of sense,
a useful and instructive one.
- Oswald Chambers

Failure is instructive.
The person who really thinks learns quite as much from
his failures as from his successes.
- John Dewey

Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness.
One makes up for the loss of one's innocence with the
loss of one's prejudices.
- Denis Diderot

The great book for you is the book that has the most
to say to you at the moment when you are reading.
I do not mean the book that is most instructive,
but the book that feeds your spirit.
And that depends on your age, your experience,
your psychological and spiritual need.
- Robertson Davies

Children also have artistic ability,
and there is wisdom in there having it!
The more helpless they are, the more instructive are
the examples they furnish us;
and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age.
- Paul Klee

It was almost two years after I left Capital that I
put out the first one on Chrysalis and that was really
instructive because it was no better in particular
than any other record I'd done.
- Leo Kottke

To read the report of a discussion in which arguments
for and against are presented,
in which a subject has been covered from different points of view,
with new ideas advanced - this is far more instructive
than to read a brief account of the resolution passed on the matter.
- Fredrik Bajer

Throughout the human experience people have read history
because they felt that it was a pleasure and that it
was in some way instructive.
The profession of professor of history has taken it
in a very different direction.
- Donald Kagan

The most important thing about Spaceship Earth -
an instruction book didn't come with it.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Your example is far more influential and inspiring
than any words of instruction, or threats,
or even words of encouragement.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge,
but he who hates correction is stupid.
- Anonymous

Now there is one outstanding important fact regarding spaceship earth,
and that is that no instruction book came with it.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.
- Ambrose Bierce

Pornography is the instruction.
Rape is the practice, battered women are the practice,
and battered children are the practice.
- Gloria Steinem

Education is not the piling on of learning,
information, data, facts, skills, or abilities -
that's training or instruction -
but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.
- Thomas More

But the power of instruction is seldom of much efficacy,
except in those happy dispositions where it is almost superfluous.
- Edward Gibbon

Well, I did a harmonica instruction tape for Homespun tapes.
- John Sebastian

The teacher who would be true to his mission and accomplish the most good,
must give prominence to moral as well as intellectual instruction.
- Sheldon Jackson

Carefully execute every instruction given to you by the director,
producer, and studio.
But that would be a life not worth living.
- Carter Burwell

The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
- Joseph Addison

Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes
us pay dearly for its instruction;
and often the profit we derive,
is not worth the price we paid.
- Elizabeth Hardwick

The lecturer should give the audience full reason to
believe that all his powers have been exerted for their
pleasure and instruction.
- Michael Faraday

I would rather write for the instruction,
or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich.
- Frederick Marryat

I have witnessed how education opens doors,
and I know that when sound instruction takes place,
students experience the joys of new-found knowledge
and the ability to excel.
- Daniel Akaka


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