"The first big break was winning a scholarship to go to Cambridge University. I was very lucky, because my parents couldn't have afforded a university education for me. Without a scholarship I couldn't possibly have gone."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Trevor Nunn on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Trevor Nunn on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Trevor Nunn 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."Trevor Nunn 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."Trevor Nunn on Oscar Wilde
"I always believe it's better to have 30 imaginations working on a project, rather than one imagination telling the other 29 what to do."
"In my teens, I developed a passionate idolatry for a teacher of English literature. I wanted to do something that he would approve of more, so I thought I should be some sort of a scholar."