If I had a choice of educating my daughters or my sons because of opportunity constraints, I would choose to educate my daughters.
Modern psychology has pointed to the need of educating people to use a much larger portion of the mind. Transcendental meditation fulfills this need. And it can be taught very easily.
It is necessary to be concerned about the importance of educating a really beautiful human spirit.
In many countries, they do not even keep track of how girls are doing in school, or if they are there at all. If we say, ‘Girls count,’ then we must count girls, so we can see if we are really making progress in educating every girl.
In the past we couldn’t talk to non-union workers. Now we can at least talk to non-union workers so we’ll be mobilizing them and educating them not for just six or eight months before an election, but we’ll be doing it year-round.
The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust.
In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating.
The secret of freedom lies in educating people, whereas the secret of tyranny is in keeping them ignorant.