I must remind you that starving a child is violence. Suppressing a culture is violence. Neglecting school children is violence. Punishing a mother and her family is violence. Discrimination against a working man is violence. Ghetto housing is violence. Ignoring medical need is violence. Contempt for poverty is violence.
Coretta Scott King

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Study because we will need all your intelligence.
Agitate because we will need all your enthusiasm.
Organize because we will need all your strength.
Antonio Gramsci

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The more highly educated you are, the more likely you are to suffer from delusions of being highly intelligent.
Michael Lipsey

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The creative person is usually rebellious. He or she is the survivor of a trauma called education.

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It is by doing things that need to be learned in order to be done, that you learn them.

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Is it surprising that prisons resemble factories, schools, barracks, hospitals, which all resemble prisons?
Michel Foucault, Discipline & Punish

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Education is a private matter between the person and the world of knowledge and experience, and has little to do with school or college.
Lillian Smith

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Putting on the spectacles of science in expectation of finding an answer to everything looked at signifies inner blindness.
J. Frank Dobie

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If sociologists ought not express their personal values in the academic setting, how then are students to be safeguarded against the unwitting influence of these values which shape the sociologist’s selection of problems, his preferences for certain hypotheses or conceptual schemes, and his neglect of others.
Alvin W. Gouldner, Anti-Minotaur

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Listen to everyone, read everything, believe nothing unless you can prove it in your own research.
William Cooper

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Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
Edward M. Forster

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