"I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Anne Sullivan on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Anne Sullivan on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Anne Sullivan 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."Anne Sullivan 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."Anne Sullivan on Oscar Wilde
"I have thought about it a great deal, and the more I think, the more certain I am that obedience is the gateway through which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of the child."
"My heart is singing for joy this morning! A miracle has happened! The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!"
"It's a great mistake, I think, to put children off with falsehoods and nonsense, when their growing powers of observation and discrimination excite in them a desire to know about things."
"We all like stories that make us cry. It's so nice to feel sad when you've nothing in particular to feel sad about."
"Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction."