More From W. E. B. Du Bois
- "The power of the ballot we need in sheer defense, else what shall save us from a second slavery?"
- "Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men."
- "An American, a Negro… two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder."
More In Education
- "Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding."― Ambrose Bierce
- "I’m a misplaced American, but don’t know where I was misplaced."― Ruby Wax
- "In the world today, a young lady who does not have a college education just is not educated."― Walter Annenberg