Pro-Homeschooling Quotes

Some great quotes on education (from Robert Kiyosaki’s book Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant):

“I am always ready to learn, but I do not always like being taught.” – Winston Churchill

“The founding fathers in their wisdom decided that children were an unnatural strain on their parents. So they provided jails called school, equipped with tortures called education.” – John Updike

“Education is the state-controlled manufactory of echoes.” – Normal Douglas

“School days, I believe, are the unhappiest in the whole span of human existence. They are full of dull, unintelligible tasks, new and unpleasant ordinances, and brutal violations of common sense and common decency.” – H.L. Mencken

“There is too much education altogether, especially in American schools.” – Albert Einstein

“In times of change…learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” – Erik Hoffer

And my favorites…

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

“You cannot teach a person anything; you can only help him find it within himself.” – Galileo

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