Education Access Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 87 Education Access Quotes

#1. One of the factors a country's economy depends on is human capital. If you don't provide women with adequate access to healthcare, education and employment, you lose at least half of your potential. So, gender equality and women's empowerment bring huge economic benefits. - Author: Michelle Bachelet
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#2. Experience burned into me the conviction that access to education ought to be based on how much you are willing to learn and how hard you are willing to work, not on how many dollars your family has in their bank account. - Author: Dave Obey
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#3. Widespread public access to knowledge, like public education, is one of the pillars of our democracy, a guarantee that we can maintain a well-informed citizenry. - Author: Scott Turow
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#4. My main goal, and it's a big one, is that every child has a chance to get close to music - as a right - that as they have access to food, health, and education, they get the chance to have art and culture - especially music. - Author: Gustavo Dudamel
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#5. Elimination of child labour and access to education are like two sides of one coin. One cannot be achieved without the other. - Author: Kailash Satyarthi
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#6. We need to have a regulatory budget in America that limits the amount of regulations on our economy. We need to repeal and replace Obamacare, and we need to improve higher education so that people can have access to the skills they need for 21st century jobs. - Author: Marco Rubio
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#7. Yahoo! is dedicated to promoting community awareness through outreach, education and information access. - Author: David Filo
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#8. In our post-9/11 world, our Nation's military deserves, at least the same access to institutions of higher education that any other major employer might enjoy. - Author: Mike Rogers
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#9. Families want their child to get an education; families want safe access to healthcare; families want a roof over their head. When we silo issues, we end up with solutions that are in conflict with each other. - Author: Cameron Sinclair
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#10. I'd compare college tuition to paying for a personal trainer at an athletic club. We professors play the roles of trainers, giving people access to the equipment (books, labs, our expertise) and after that, it is our job to be demanding. - Author: Randy Pausch
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#11. A large number of students around the world don't really have access to high quality education. So, launching EdX allows students all over the world to have much better access to a high quality education from a university such as Harvard, MIT, Berkeley and others as we add more universities. - Author: Anant Agarwal
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#12. We have every resource necessary to provide access to education for every child on the planet; we just need to commit to enabling it. - Author: Adam Braun
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#13. The best way to fight poverty is to empower people through access to quality education - Author: John Legend
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#14. If you're white and wealthy, Texas is a great place, however, no Texas governor Republican or Democrat is eager to raise taxes and without that you can't expand access to health care or decrease the cost of higher education. - Author: Calvin Jillson
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#15. The Brown decision promised that every child, regardless of the color of his or her skin, would have unequivocal access to quality education and an equal opportunity to pursue his/her dreams. - Author: Ed Markey
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#16. The term 'Xiaokang' is used today to refer to a society where people can receive education, get paid through work, have access to medical services and old-age support, have a shelter and more than enough food and clothing, and lead a well-off life. - Author: Li Keqiang
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#17. A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. It is the key, or one of the keys, to the already solved problems. And not only so. It gives a relish, and facility, for successfully pursuing the [yet] unsolved ones. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#18. The government can access these funds but only following approval by the parliament to support our budget requirements and investments in infrastructure development, education, public health, and so on. - Author: Jose Ramos-Horta
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#19. Wherever Reformed convictions gained a foothold, there was a revival of classical learning and interest in the arts and sciences - not only among the highly educated, but even among the daily laborer, who also had more access to basic education. - Author: Michael S. Horton
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#20. Luxury brands are about elite access. In consumer goods, that's elite cost. In education, it's elite criteria for admission. Minerva is maintaining those high standards, but not artificially limiting the number of people who can meet it ... This really may be redefining education. - Author: Kevin Harvey
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#21. The College Access and Opportunity Act addresses the important need to make higher education more affordable and easier to access for low and middle-income students. - Author: Ron Lewis
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#22. The arts alone give direct access to experience. To eliminate them from education - or worse, to tolerate them as cultural ornaments - is antieducational obscurantism. It is foisted on us by the pedants and snobs of Hellenistic Greece who considered artistic performance fit only for slaves ... - Author: Peter Drucker
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#23. Access to high-quality education is way too limited. The United States has the world's most admirable higher education system, and yet it is very restrictive. It's so hard to get into. I never got into it as a student. - Author: Sebastian Thrun
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#24. Access to books and the encouragement of the habit of reading: these two things are the first and most necessary steps in education and librarians, teachers and parents all over the country know it. It is our children's right and it is also our best hope and their best hope for the future. - Author: Michael Morpurgo
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#25. To push for excellence today without continuing to push for access for less privileged students is to undermine the crucial but incomplete gains that have been made. Equity and excellence cannot be divided. - Author: Ernest L. Boyer
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#26. Security is still the most important issue facing Washington state residents and millions of Americans - the security of having a job, of access to affordable health care, of a quality education, and of protecting our homeland and defending our nation. - Author: Patty Murray
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#27. Even though education was key in my family, I had no access to museums or art where we lived. I was a bit starved. - Author: L'Wren Scott
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#28. It always surprises me when donors who operate successful businesses assume that just building a school structure means that a community now has access to education. When creating a business, does renting an office space now mean that you're producing goods, training staff and generating revenues? - Author: Adam Braun
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#29. I dream of a society that is continuously creating knowledge, where each individual is a part of this creation, where youngsters can pursue courses with freedom of choice, where technology is used for universal access of education and yet the importance of the Guru is retained. - Author: Narendra Modi
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#30. If you live in an area where there is not a good school, the internet may be the best way to get access to a lot of education material. The same is true if there is not a good doctor - the internet may be the best way to get access to health. - Author: Mark Zuckerberg
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#31. For more than 20 years, Camfed has supported a generation of African girls and women with access to secondary and higher education, employment opportunities, and, ultimately, into positions of leadership. - Author: Ann Cotton
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#32. Only one in five children in the U.S. lives within walking distance of a park. Many more lack access to a quality early childhood education that provides ample time and space to play. - Author: Darell Hammond
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#33. A basic element of the American dream is equal access to education as the lubricant of social and economic mobility. - Author: Nicholas Kristof
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#34. When access to information was limited, we needed to load student sup with facts. Now, when we have no scarcity of facts or the access to them, we need to load them up with understanding. - Author: Seth Godin
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#35. But libraries are about freedom. Freedom to read, freedom of ideas, freedom of communication. They are about education (which is not a process that finishes the day we leave school or university), about entertainment, about making safe spaces, and about access to information. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#36. In the pursuit of greater equality in our education system, from K to PhD, technology access, print literacies, and verbal skill all collide as requirements for even basic participation in an information-based, technology-dependent economy and society. - Author: Adam J. Banks
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#37. To isolate the revolutionary ideologues and their killers we must gain the trust of the majority of Muslims, this can only happen if they are treated as equal citizens, not just in theory, and have access to decent education and jobs. - Author: Ian Buruma
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#38. When they favor the access of other people to education and health care, the countries of the North not only demonstrate generosity or solidarity, but also implement the principles of respecting and promoting human rights. - Author: Omar Bongo
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#39. Children don't need learning. They need access to what they want to learn outside the home. - Author: Daniel Quinn
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#40. If you stop and think about our history, one of the reasons we had an American century and there is an American dream was because at key points in our history we made very bold decisions about making sure that there was very broad, universal access to quality education. - Author: Ken Mehlman
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#41. I have always believed and promoted the fact that education and access to the knowledge society involves lifelong learning. - Author: Ken Wyatt
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#42. With technology, we can achieve universal access to secondary education within a generation. - Author: Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
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#43. As a former recipient of these services I can honestly say that the overwhelming majority of TANF recipients are hard-working Americans who are down on their luck, and just want an opportunity to better their lives and those of their family through work and access to education. - Author: Gwen Moore
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#44. A series of studies in the 1990s and 2000s revealed that as women gained more access to education, jobs, and birth control, they had fewer children. As a result, developed countries in western Europe, Japan, and the Americas were seeing zero or negative population growth. - Author: Annalee Newitz
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#45. Increasing access to federal student loans has been a bipartisan effort in Washington, one that I have supported. But it has created what many experts believe is a bubble in higher education, not unlike the housing bubble that preceded the financial crisis. - Author: Marco Rubio
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#46. Studies demonstrate that as gaps are being closed between men and women - in access to education, in health, even in economic participation - the most difficult gap to close is in political participation. Somehow that sharing of raw power, political power, remains very illusive. - Author: Melanne Verveer
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#47. A kid shouldn't need a diagnosis to access help. - Author: Ross W. Greene
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#48. It's not enough to train today's workforce. We also have to prepare tomorrow's workforce by guaranteeing every child access to a world-class education. - Author: Barack Obama
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#49. I am dedicated to ensuring reproductive health and freedom for all. Please join me in supporting Planned Parenthood's vital work to protect access to reproductive health care and real sex education worldwide. - Author: Kathleen Turner
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#50. The belief that public health measures are not intended for people like us is widely held by many people like me. Public health, we assume, is for people with less - less education, less-healthy habits, less access to quality health care, less time and money. - Author: Eula Biss
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#51. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, which was designed to ensure privacy and properly regulated access to student records, has become "the shield behind which higher education hides the academic corruption in college athletics. - Author: Jay M Smith
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#52. Inner city education must change. Our responsibility is not merely to provide access to knowledge; we must produce educated people. - Author: James L. Farmer Jr.
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#53. Everybody should be interested in access to primary and secondary education for everybody. - Author: Paul Farmer
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#54. The need for a college education is even more important now than it was before, but I think that the increased costs are a very severe obstacle to access. It is an American dream, and I think that one of our challenges is to find a way to make that available. - Author: Roy Romer
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#55. One may reject such proposals as something that will hurt merit but the ground reality is students from such sections do not have the same access to quality education that rich students enjoy. - Author: Uma Bharti
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#56. Bacon distrusts the people, who were in his day quite without access to education; "the lowest of all flatteries is the flattery of the common people";41 and "Phocion took it right, who, being applauded by the multitude, asked, What had he done amiss? - Author: Will Durant
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#57. Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society. - Author: Kent Conrad
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#58. Today there are people trying to take away rights that our mothers, grandmothers and great-grandmothers fought for: our right to vote, our right to choose, affordable quality education, equal pay, access to health care. We the people can't let that happen. - Author: Kerry Washington
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#59. As technology changes the way we communicate, connect, create, consume and innovate, it is democratizing access to opportunity. Education is no exception. - Author: Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen
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#60. On education, in order to ensure that America remains a world leader, we must create an educated, skilled workforce in the vital areas of science, math, engineering and information technology. At the same time, we must give every student access to a college degree. - Author: John F. Tierney
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#61. Success on the front of women's rights will look like a world not only with obvious advances - where no girl is denied access to education, for instance - but also one with more subtle changes in how we regard gender and gender stereotypes. - Author: Adora Svitak
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#62. It is not beyond our power to create a world in which all children have access to a good education. - Author: Nelson Mandela
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#63. There are millions of women who are trapped in lower-paying jobs and don't have the skills for a higher-paying job, and don't have the money or the time to access the higher education that they need for a better job. - Author: Marco Rubio
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#64. Latinos are concerned about the same pocketbook issues that matter to most middle class Americans - creating good-paying jobs in this country, making sure our children get a quality education, and ensuring that our families have access to affordable and quality healthcare. - Author: Linda Sanchez
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#65. Smart businesses do not look at labor costs alone anymore. They do look at market access, transportation, telecommunications infrastructure and the education and skill level of the workforce, the development of capital and the regulatory market. - Author: Janet Napolitano
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#66. All over the world, we're seeing access to food, clean water, education and healthcare improve; as a result, global innovation is rising as well. - Author: Peter Diamandis
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#67. When people are connected, we can just do some great things. They have the opportunity to get access to jobs, education, health, communications. We have the opportunity to bring the people we care about closer to us. It really makes a big difference. - Author: Mark Zuckerberg
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#68. Our society cannot afford a two-tiered system in which the affluent have access to superior education, while everyone else is subjected to a dull and incoherent classroom experience. Academic excellence, educational equity, and fairness demand a strong foundation of knowledge for all learners. - Author: E.D. Hirsch Jr.
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#69. I grew up in libraries, and I hope I've learned never to take them for granted. A thriving library is the heart of its community, providing access to information and educational opportunities, bringing people together, leveling the playing field, and archiving our history. - Author: Josie Brown
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#70. In my travels all over the world, I have come to realize that what distinguishes one child from another is not ability, but access. Access to education, access to opportunity, access to love. - Author: Lauryn Hill
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#71. The chance to own a home; chance to own an education; chance to get access to capital. This is the real civil rights battle of the twenty-first century. - Author: Jack Kemp
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#72. Education provides the fullest opportunities for fulfilling ourselves. It is the access to all that a person has yet to learn. - Author: Lowell Milken
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#73. Over the next two years UNICEF will focus on improving access to and the quality of education to provide children who have dropped out of school or who work during school hours the opportunity to gain a formal education! - Author: Roger Moore
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#74. When women earn more, families are stronger, and children have better access to quality health care and education. - Author: Kirsten Gillibrand
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#75. Education, work, and access to health care for all are key elements for development and the just distribution of goods, for the attainment of social justice, for membership in society, and for free and responsible participation in political life. - Author: Pope Francis
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#76. As long as there are people in education making excuses for failure, cursing future generations with a culture of low expectations, denying children access to the best that has been thought and written, because Nemo and the Mister Men are more relevant, the battle needs to be joined. - Author: Michael Gove
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#77. If your kid doesn't have broadband access, that's a real disadvantage for participating in modern education. - Author: Julius Genachowski
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#78. Let me ask you: Should only children of the wealthy have access to quality early education? Should only children of the wealthy have access to a college degree? The answer - the only answer - is: no. - Author: Lincoln Chafee
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#79. I believe that access to a university education should be based on the ability to learn, not what people can afford. I think there is no more nauseating a sight than politicians pulling up the ladder of opportunity behind them. - Author: Charles Kennedy
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#80. I am here to give the American people some straight talk about higher education. Some have said we might have cut financial aid for college students. The truth is we have expanded access to college for our neediest students through the record growth of the Pell grant program. - Author: Ric Keller
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#81. Access to quality education has enabled me to reach far beyond the Bangladeshi village I grew up in. - Author: Muhammad Yunus
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#82. This is not a zero-sum game. We know that if we provide access and education, particularly where there are gaps in the market, we will create more jobs, we will create more growth, and we will create more activity in the U.S. market, which will be good for our economy. - Author: Karen Mills
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#83. The developing world is full of entrepreneurs and visionaries, who with access to education, equity and credit would play a key role in developing the economic situations in their countries. - Author: Muhammad Yunus
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#84. President-elect Bush spoke in a forceful and candid manner that it is his passion that all children should have access to a first class education. - Author: George Miller
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#85. Children without access to quality early education programs start kindergarten with an 18-month disadvantage, and that gap continues to widen. By the time they are in fourth grade, many cannot do math or read at grade level. - Author: Mark Shriver
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#86. It was the women of afghanistan,my mother believed,who-once they'd been granted access to books and education- would be the salvation of the country - Author: Will Schwalbe
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#87. We won't let poverty kill educational access & opportunities. We'll kill poverty through education. - Author: Sharad Vivek Sagar
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