"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."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Anne Sullivan on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Anne Sullivan on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Anne Sullivan on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Anne Sullivan on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Anne Sullivan on William Shakespeare
"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."
"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."