"Segregation has no place in the education system."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Richard Dawkins on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Richard Dawkins on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Richard Dawkins 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."Richard Dawkins 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."Richard Dawkins on Oscar Wilde
"Intelligent life on a planet comes of age when it first works out the reason for its own existence."
"I was confirmed at my prep school at the age of 13."
"When I say that human beings are just gene machines, one shouldn't put too much emphasis on the word 'just.' There is a very great deal of complication, and indeed beauty in being a gene machine."
"Design can never be an ultimate explanation for anything. It can only be a proximate explanation. A plane or a car is explained by a designer but that's because the designer himself, the engineer, is explained by natural selection."
"Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility."