"Education has for its object the formation of character."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Herbert Spencer on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Herbert Spencer on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Herbert Spencer 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."Herbert Spencer 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."Herbert Spencer on Oscar Wilde
"The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is - a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter."
"In science the important thing is to modify and change one's ideas as science advances."
"The great aim of education is not knowledge but action."
"We do not commonly see in a tax a diminution of freedom, and yet it clearly is one."
"Hero-worship is strongest where there is least regard for human freedom."