"The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Alvin Toffler on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Alvin Toffler on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Alvin Toffler 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."Alvin Toffler 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."Alvin Toffler on Oscar Wilde
"My wife and I, unlike many intellectuals, spent five years working on assembly lines. We came to fully understand the criticisms of the industrial age, in which you are an appendage of a machine that sets the pace."
"To think that the new economy is over is like somebody in London in 1830 saying the entire industrial revolution is over because some textile manufacturers in Manchester went broke."
"Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time."
"Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life."
"Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock."