Phrases about 'Education'

One of the hard things in my life has been balancing my education with my acting career, because I've been acting since the age of seven, on and off, just doing little parts and things. I've always been very keen to stay in school.

Author: Anna Popplewell - English Actress
  Life , Education , Age , My Life


The amount of money we spend on education is important, but not nearly as important as how the money is spent.

Author: Bob Riley - American Politician
  Education , Money , Important , How


A country so rich that it can send people to the moon still has hundreds of thousands of its citizens who can't read. That's terribly troubling to me.

Author: Charles Kuralt - American Journalist
  Me , People , Education , Moon


I tell students that the opportunities I had were a result of having a good educational background. Education is what allows you to stand out.

Author: Ellen Ochoa - American Astronaut
  You , Education , Good , Result


Learning starts with failure; the first failure is the beginning of education.

Author: John Hersey - American Writer
  Education , Beginning , Failure , Learning


I am here to give the American people some straight talk about higher education. Some have said we might have cut financial aid for college students. The truth is we have expanded access to college for our neediest students through the record growth of the Pell grant program.

Author: Ric Keller - American Politician
  People , Education , I Am , Truth


The progress of freedom depends more upon the maintenance of peace, the spread of commerce, and the diffusion of education, than upon the labors of cabinets and foreign offices.

Author: Richard Cobden - British Businessman
  Education , Freedom , Peace , Progress


Education liberates a woman.

Author: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy - Pakistani Journalist
  Education , Woman , Liberates


Nothing can teach you what it's like to work on a film set, and the best education there can be for an actor is to walk up the street and observe human nature.

Author: Rosamund Pike - British Actress
  Work , Education , Best , Nature


If lenders are forced to scale back student lending because private student loans are subject to bankruptcy discharge, many students will be denied access to higher education.

Author: Trent Franks - American Politician
  Back , Education , Will , Student