"Education is not so important as people think."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Elizabeth Bowen on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Elizabeth Bowen on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Elizabeth Bowen 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."Elizabeth Bowen 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."Elizabeth Bowen on Oscar Wilde
"Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies."
"There is no end to the violations committed by children on children, quietly talking alone."
"Never to lie is to have no lock on your door, you are never wholly alone."
"Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself. In fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience."
"Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope it is impossible."