"In England, literary pretence is more universal than elsewhere from our method of education."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."James Payn on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."James Payn on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."James Payn on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."James Payn on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."James Payn on Oscar Wilde
"How large and varied is the educational bill of fare set before every young gentleman in Great Britain and to judge by the mental stamina it affords him in most cases, what a waste of good food it is!"
"For my part, I do not feel that the scheme of future happiness, which ought by rights to be in preparation for me, will be at all interfered with by my not meeting again the man I have in my. mind."
"And what holds good of verse holds infinitely better in respect to prose."
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