"We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of 'separate but equal' has no place."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Earl Warren on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Earl Warren on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Earl Warren 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."Earl Warren 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."Earl Warren on Oscar Wilde
"To separate children from others of similar age and qualifications solely because of their race generates a feeling of inferiority as to their status in the community that may affect their hearts and minds in a way unlikely ever to be undone."
"All provisions of federal, state or local law requiring or permitting discrimination in public education must yield."
"In these days, it is doubtful that any child may reasonably be expected to succeed in life if he is denied the opportunity of an education."
"The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism."
"Many people consider the things government does for them to be social progress but they regard the things government does for others as socialism."