"Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Edward Everett on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Edward Everett on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Edward Everett 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."Edward Everett 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."Edward Everett on Oscar Wilde
"And now the momentous day, a day to be forever remembered in the annals of the country, arrived. Early in the morning on the 1st of July the conflict began."
"Let a nation's fervent thanks make some amends for the toils and sufferings of those who survive."