"So what it boils down to, in my humble opinion, is that we need to support the arts in schools, and at every other level in the education of children."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Phil Lesh on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Phil Lesh on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Phil Lesh 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."Phil Lesh 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."Phil Lesh on Oscar Wilde
"Actually, the year anniversary of what you just heard, my son Grahame and I are going to be in a play together, and I'm acting for the first time in front of an audience that doesn't consist of a high school drama class."
"I mean, sports are big, big, big business."
"We sing a little song before we eat, a little blessing before we eat, and it's really - we're thanking the Lord and the Earth for the food that we eat, and it really brings you together in a profound kind of way."