formal education quotes

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.Albert Einstein

I've never been a big believer in formal education.Megan Fox

I began observing, making paintings of my surroundings, taking a vow of silence, listening, composing music, writing, and making time for formal education. Then I started telling stories.John Francis

But to this day - I'm very literate now, I love to read, I read constantly - words don't resonate the way they do to a person with a formal education. They're like a maze, a puzzle that has to be opened up.Lance Henriksen

My mother, who was professional schoolteacher, was particularly concerned about our formal education and even went so far as to start a private school together with some other parents so that our intellectual needs would be met.Robert B. Laughlin

I never got a formal education. So my intellect is my common sense. I don't have anything else going for me. And my common sense opens the door to instinct.Jerry Lewis

Over the next two years UNICEF will focus on improving access to and the quality of education to provide children who have dropped out of school or who work during school hours the opportunity to gain a formal education!Roger Moore

I pretty much left full-time, formal education when I was 11, so that was when I was taken out of the school system... The longest stretch I would go back for was a term and a half when I was about 14.Daniel Radcliffe

I am a passionate traveler, and from the time I was a child, travel formed me as much as my formal education.David Rockefeller

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.Jim Rohn

Knowledge is not just the preserve of the educated elite. Just because someone has not had a formal education, that does not mean he does not have wisdom and common sense.Vikas Swarup

Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg didn't finish college. Too much emphasis is placed on formal education - I told my children not to worry about their grades but to enjoy learning.Nassim Nicholas Taleb

The formal education that I received made little sense to me.Twyla Tharp

Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education positively fortifies it.Stephen Vizinczey

I graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in Communications and left formal education behind.Sarah Zettel

My father had very little formal education.Daniel Berrigan