Top 20 Education Quotes that We Love

top 20 Education Quotes from famous people

There’s something about quotes! We find them motivating and inspiring. 

Sometimes, the right quote at the right time might be just what you need to carry on in uncertain times.

So many famous people, writers, political figures and regular people have said some wise words at some point. We get to read a lot of inspirational educational quotes and lines while working here, at ODEM. We took some time and selected our favorite educational quotes that are meant to give you valuable advice, inspiration and motivation to learn more, improve your skills or learn new ones.

Enjoy these inspiring educational quotes and share them with the ones in need of a motivation boost. 

Now, since we started our top educational quotes, we would love to find out what's the quote that keeps you going. So if you want to share, send us a direct message on:

 twitter_legacy_color facebook_legacy_color linkedin_legacy_color

Education is the most powerful weapon Nelson Mandela-2

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." - Nelson Mandela

Education Quote An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest Benjamin Franklin-1

“An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” - Benjamin Franklin

Education is the passport to the future for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today malcom x

"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today." - Malcolm X

Live as if you were to die tomorrow Education quoateMahatma Gandhi

"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever." - Mahatma Gandhi.

Albert Einstein Education quote Education is what remains

"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school." - Albert Einstein

Anthony J. D’Angelo

"Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow." - Anthony J. D'Angelo

W.B. Yeats "Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire

"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire" - W. B. Yeats.

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

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

Martin Luther King, Jr. Education quote

"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." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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


"If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people." - Confucius

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

“A man's mind, stretched by new ideas, may never return to its original dimensions.” -  Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Andy McIntyre

“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.” - Andy McIntyre

Clay P. Bedford

“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” - Clay P. Bedford

Joseph Joubert

“To teach is to learn twice.” - Joseph Joubert

Tom Bodet

“The difference between school and life? In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.” - Tom Bodett

Mark Twain

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” - Mark Twain

Jom Rohn

"If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around." - Jim Rohn


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

Carl Rogers

"The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change." - Carl Rogers


    Latest Posts

    ODEM helps fight Coronavirus by offering its Blockchain Education and Credentialing platform for FREE

    ZUG, Switzerland, March 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ODEM shares the deep concern felt worldwide by...

    Read more

    Blockchain in Education: The Future of Records Management

    Blockchain technology provides a universally secure and accessible ledger for personal data and...

    Read more

    The Vision for ODEM

    We launched ODEM with the vision to transform the education system with a new approach to...

    Read more

    CEO Update

    We are closing in on the official launch of the ODEM Platform for educators and students ...

    Read more