"Education is the mother of leadership."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Wendell Willkie on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Wendell Willkie on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Wendell Willkie 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."Wendell Willkie 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."Wendell Willkie on Oscar Wilde
"When we talk of freedom and opportunity for all nations, the mocking paradoxes in our own society become so clear they can no longer be ignored."
"Freedom is an indivisible word. If we want to enjoy it, and fight for it, we must be prepared to extend it to everyone, whether they are rich or poor, whether they agree with us or not, no matter what their race or the color of their skin."
"But it required a disastrous, internecine war to bring this question of human freedom to a crisis, and the process of striking the shackles from the slave was accomplished in a single hour."
"If we want to talk about freedom, we must mean freedom for others as well as ourselves, and we must mean freedom for everyone inside our frontiers as well as outside."
"It is from weakness that people reach for dictators and concentrated government power. Only the strong can be free. And only the productive can be strong."