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"It is better to know well than to know much." ~~ Mishle Yehoshua
"I became wiser from every teacher." ~~ Psalms (Tehillim) 119:99
"The aim of education must be the training of independently acting and thinking individuals, who, however, see in the service of the community their highest life problem." ~~ Albert Einstein
"What is the true national education? That which makes children absorb the national spirit unconsciously." ~~ Achad Ha’am
"One does not keep children from school even to build the Temple." ~~ Talmud, Shabbat
"In teaching, do not favor the children of the rich—and teach the children of the poor without compensation." ~~ Talmud, Ta’anit 24B
"Happy is the man whose deeds are greater than his learning." ~~ Midrash Eliyahu R.
"Stand firm in your refusal to remain conscious during algebra. In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra." ~~ Fran Lebowitz
"Let your children’s tutor be constantly in your house, and pay him liberally." ~~ Elijah Gaon
"The real guardians of a state are the teachers." ~~ Talmud Yerushalmi, Hagigah 1:7
"Teaching an unworthy student is like worshiping idols." ~~ Simeon b. Eleazar
"He who learns by Finding Out has sevenfold The Skill of him who learned by Being Told." ~~ Arthur Guiterman