Literacy Quotes

Collection of top 100 famous quotes about Literacy

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Literacy Quotes By Elliot Eisner: Art is literacy of the heart. Art is literacy of the heart. Elliot Eisner
Literacy Quotes By Neil DeGrasse Tyson: Science literacy is the artery through which the Science literacy is the artery through which the solutions of tomorrow's problems flow. Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Literacy Quotes By Stanislaw Lem: No one reads; if someone does read, he No one reads; if someone does read, he doesn't understand; if he understands, he immediately forgets. Stanislaw Lem
Literacy Quotes By George W. Bush: We expect the states to show us whether We expect the states to show us whether or not we're achieving simple objectives-like literacy, literacy in math, the ability to read and write. George W. Bush
Literacy Quotes By T.K. Naliaka: If literacy was natural, the word 'illiteracy' would If literacy was natural, the word 'illiteracy' would not exist. T.K. Naliaka
Literacy Quotes By James Patterson: Literacy rots the brain, I'm afraid. And a Literacy rots the brain, I'm afraid. And a rotten mind is of no use to the New Order. Sadly, there must be consequences. James Patterson
Literacy Quotes By Ben Bernanke: I don't think there are any students who I don't think there are any students who should not be exposed to a basic financial literacy course. Ben Bernanke
Literacy Quotes By Tom T. Hall: I was well traveled, and I created this I was well traveled, and I created this illusion of literacy through reading and writing. I wrote a book of short stories. Tom T. Hall
Literacy Quotes By Mark Hurst: Bit literacy means letting the bits go; anything Bit literacy means letting the bits go; anything else perpetuates the problem. Mark Hurst
Literacy Quotes By John W. Rogers Jr.: Financial literacy is just as important in life Financial literacy is just as important in life as the other basics. John W. Rogers Jr.
Literacy Quotes By Hugh Mackay: Obviously, every child should be given the best Obviously, every child should be given the best possible opportunity to acquire literacy skills. — Hugh Mackay
Literacy Quotes By Clyde Heath: Growing Literacy of the Heart and Mind Cultivates Growing Literacy of the Heart and Mind Cultivates the Landscape of a Child's Future. — Clyde Heath
Literacy Quotes By Francois Mauriac: If you would tell me the heart of If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads, but what he rereads. — Francois Mauriac
Literacy Quotes By William Badke: Our students should be playing Beethoven with research Our students should be playing Beethoven with research processes, but instead we are hearing Mary Had a Little Lamb. — William Badke
Literacy Quotes By Nicholas Negroponte: It's not computer literacy that we should be It's not computer literacy that we should be working on, but sort of human-literacy. Computers have to become human-literate. — Nicholas Negroponte
Literacy Quotes By Robin Wall Kimmerer: With words at your disposal, you can see With words at your disposal, you can see more clearly. Finding the words is another step in learning to see. — Robin Wall Kimmerer
Literacy Quotes By Cyrus Farivar: Iran's population tends to be fairly well educated, Iran's population tends to be fairly well educated, with a literacy rate of 77 percent. — Cyrus Farivar
Literacy Quotes By Zora Neale Hurston: In this chapter, what do you find out In this chapter, what do you find out about Janie's parents and early childhood? CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.1 — Zora Neale Hurston
Literacy Quotes By Henry Jenkins: Participatory culture shifts the focus of literacy from Participatory culture shifts the focus of literacy from one of individual expression to community involvement. — Henry Jenkins
Literacy Quotes By Guy Claxton: Learning power comprises both literacy and numeracy, and Learning power comprises both literacy and numeracy, and is ultimately more fundamental than either of them. — Guy Claxton
Literacy Quotes By Victor Andres Triay: The value of universal literacy is of course The value of universal literacy is of course questionable in a society that practices the strictest form of censorship. — Victor Andres Triay
Literacy Quotes By Melina Marchetta: You're judging her by her literacy," Tara says. You're judging her by her literacy," Tara says. "You're a literacist."
"You've made that up. — Melina Marchetta
Literacy Quotes By Neil DeGrasse Tyson: Scientific literacy is an intellectual vaccine against the Scientific literacy is an intellectual vaccine against the claims of charlatans who would exploit ignorance — Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Literacy Quotes By Lauri Fortino: Literacy is the jump-off point from which all Literacy is the jump-off point from which all of life's successes take flight. — Lauri Fortino
Literacy Quotes By Robert Kiyosaki: Saying that financial literacy means diversification is just Saying that financial literacy means diversification is just another example of the fox teaching the chickens. — Robert Kiyosaki
Literacy Quotes By Carl Sagan: One glance at a book and you hear One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time. — Carl Sagan
Literacy Quotes By Taylor Ellwood: Literacy isn't just about reading, writing, and comprehension. Literacy isn't just about reading, writing, and comprehension. It's about culture, professionalism, and social outlook. — Taylor Ellwood
Literacy Quotes By Gregory Meeks: If I had my choice, every high school If I had my choice, every high school would be teaching financial literacy along with math and science. — Gregory Meeks
Literacy Quotes By Alan Greenspan: The number one problem in today's generation and The number one problem in today's generation and economy is the lack of financial literacy. — Alan Greenspan
Literacy Quotes By Kurt Vonnegut: One man told me that literacy made it One man told me that literacy made it a lot more fun for him to masturbate. — Kurt Vonnegut
Literacy Quotes By Charles Frazier: Literacy: Blessing? Or curse? Literacy: Blessing? Or curse? — Charles Frazier
Literacy Quotes By Bill Drayton: We have to teach empathy as we do We have to teach empathy as we do literacy. — Bill Drayton
Literacy Quotes By Mozah Bint Nasser Al Missned: Sixty-six percent is the literacy rate in the Sixty-six percent is the literacy rate in the Arab world. We have 58 million illiterate among adults in our part of the world. — Mozah Bint Nasser Al Missned
Literacy Quotes By Alejandra Diaz Mattoni: He might be too old for it, but He might be too old for it, but I think I can bully him into literacy. — Alejandra Diaz Mattoni
Literacy Quotes By Stephen Jay Gould: Misunderstanding of probability may be the greatest of Misunderstanding of probability may be the greatest of all impediments to scientific literacy. — Stephen Jay Gould
Literacy Quotes By Douglas Rushkoff: We are looking at a society increasingly dependent We are looking at a society increasingly dependent on machines, yet decreasingly capable of making or even using them effectively. — Douglas Rushkoff
Literacy Quotes By Robert Kiyosaki: People with low financial literacy standards are often People with low financial literacy standards are often unable to take their ideas and create assets out of them. — Robert Kiyosaki
Literacy Quotes By Matt Taibbi: There is a reason it used to be There is a reason it used to be a crime in the Confederate states to teach a slave to read: Literacy is power. — Matt Taibbi
Literacy Quotes By Malcolm X: People don't realize how a man's whole life People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book. — Malcolm X
Literacy Quotes By Jen Selinsky: It's a sad state of affairs when we It's a sad state of affairs when we make fun of people for reading instead of making reading fun for people. — Jen Selinsky
Literacy Quotes By M.F. Moonzajer: Even if you have to die tomorrow; die Even if you have to die tomorrow; die as a literate. — M.F. Moonzajer
Literacy Quotes By Danah Boyd: Long before the internet, critical media literacy has Long before the internet, critical media literacy has never been considered essential in schools or communities. Instead, — Danah Boyd
Literacy Quotes By Neil DeGrasse Tyson: You have not fully expressed your power as You have not fully expressed your power as a voter until you have scientific literacy in topics that matter for future political issues. — Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Literacy Quotes By Jen Selinsky: Literacy is one of the greatest gifts a Literacy is one of the greatest gifts a person could receive. — Jen Selinsky
Literacy Quotes By Neil DeGrasse Tyson: We fail in even the simplest of all We fail in even the simplest of all scientific observations-nobody looks up anymore. — Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Literacy Quotes By Andrew Solomon: I like the relative literacy of at least I like the relative literacy of at least some of England. I mean, I didn't come for the food or the weather! — Andrew Solomon
Literacy Quotes By Robert McNamara: A computer does not substitute for judgment any A computer does not substitute for judgment any more than a pencil substitutes for literacy. But writing without a pencil is no particular advantage. — Robert McNamara
Literacy Quotes By Orrin Woodward: Most times, bankrupted finances is a reflection of Most times, bankrupted finances is a reflection of bankrupted souls. — Orrin Woodward
Literacy Quotes By David Petersen: There is no such thing as a leap There is no such thing as a leap into literacy. — David Petersen
Literacy Quotes By Marshall McLuhan: Literacy, the visual technology, dissolved the tribal magic Literacy, the visual technology, dissolved the tribal magic by means of its stress on fragmentation and specialization and created the individual. — Marshall McLuhan
Literacy Quotes By Ken Robinson: Creativity is as important now in education as Creativity is as important now in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status. — Ken Robinson
Literacy Quotes By Lailah Gifty Akita: Never believe all that you hear.Always verify the Never believe all that you hear.
Always verify the original source of information. — Lailah Gifty Akita
Literacy Quotes By Clive Thompson: Literacy in North America has historically been focused Literacy in North America has historically been focused on reading, not writing; consumption, not production. — Clive Thompson
Literacy Quotes By Stephen D. Krashen: Children who are readers will develop acceptable levels Children who are readers will develop acceptable levels of literacy. — Stephen D. Krashen
Literacy Quotes By Frank Zappa: Producing satire is kind of hopeless because of Producing satire is kind of hopeless because of the literacy rate of the American public. — Frank Zappa
Literacy Quotes By Vera Nazarian: Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. — Vera Nazarian
Literacy Quotes By Walter Tevis: When literacy died, so had history. When literacy died, so had history. — Walter Tevis
Literacy Quotes By George Washington: To encourage literature and the arts is a To encourage literature and the arts is a duty which every good citizen owes to his country. — George Washington
Literacy Quotes By Rumer Godden: When you learn to read you will be When you learn to read you will be born again ... and you will never be quite so alone again. — Rumer Godden
Literacy Quotes By David Foster Wallace: [T]o really try to be informed and literate [T]o really try to be informed and literate today is to feel stupid nearly all the time, and to need help. — David Foster Wallace
Literacy Quotes By Robert Hass: I got interested in the question of literacy I got interested in the question of literacy because writers are always moaning about why more people don't read books. — Robert Hass
Literacy Quotes By Martin Freeman: Why does everyone have to pretend to be Why does everyone have to pretend to be stupid and not know long words? — Martin Freeman
Literacy Quotes By William Badke: The question is not why should we change The question is not why should we change but rather what sort of death wish are we promoting by refusing to change? — William Badke
Literacy Quotes By Amadou Hampate Ba: Every old man that dies is a library Every old man that dies is a library that burns. — Amadou Hampate Ba
Literacy Quotes By Mark Twain: The man who doesn't read good books has The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the fellow who can't read a line. — Mark Twain
Literacy Quotes By George W. Bush: You teach a child to read, and he You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test. — George W. Bush
Literacy Quotes By Tony Buzan: We teach mental literacy and radiant thinking; a We teach mental literacy and radiant thinking; a revolution in human thought. — Tony Buzan
Literacy Quotes By Ambrose Bierce: Dictionary, n. A malevolent literacy device for cramping Dictionary, n. A malevolent literacy device for cramping the growth of a language and making it hard and inelastic. — Ambrose Bierce
Literacy Quotes By Marshall McLuhan: Schizophrenia may be a necessary consequence of literacy. Schizophrenia may be a necessary consequence of literacy. [p. 32] — Marshall McLuhan
Literacy Quotes By Mo Ibrahim: Literacy in Tunisia is almost 100%. It's amazing Literacy in Tunisia is almost 100%. It's amazing - no country in the region or even in Asia can match Tunisia in education. — Mo Ibrahim
Literacy Quotes By Ursula K. Le Guin: Literacy is so you can read the operating Literacy is so you can read the operating instructions. — Ursula K. Le Guin
Literacy Quotes By Isaac Asimov: True literacy is becoming an arcane art and True literacy is becoming an arcane art and the nation [United States] is steadily dumbing down. — Isaac Asimov
Literacy Quotes By Marty Sklar: Communicate with visual literacy - Make good use Communicate with visual literacy - Make good use of all the non-verbal ways of communication - color, shape, form, texture. — Marty Sklar
Literacy Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: Literacy makes man a victim of advertising. Education Literacy makes man a victim of advertising. Education makes him a victim of employment. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Literacy Quotes By Robert Kiyosaki: We were not taught financial literacy in school. We were not taught financial literacy in school. It takes a lot of work and time to change your thinking and to become financially literate. — Robert Kiyosaki
Literacy Quotes By Erin Bowman: People don't gotta like the same stuff. If People don't gotta like the same stuff. If they did, life would be pretty boring. — Erin Bowman
Literacy Quotes By Ann Coulter: I think there should be a literacy test I think there should be a literacy test and a poll tax for people to vote. — Ann Coulter
Literacy Quotes By Rita Dove: Creative writing and literacy go hand and hand. Creative writing and literacy go hand and hand. — Rita Dove
Literacy Quotes By The Bureau Chiefs: With the development of the printing press, not With the development of the printing press, not only could text be mass-produced quickly, it could also be mass-produced quickly and incorrectly. — The Bureau Chiefs
Literacy Quotes By Gene Edward Veith Jr.: Universal literacy, taken for granted today, was a Universal literacy, taken for granted today, was a direct result of the Reformation's reemphasis upon the centrality of Bible reading, — Gene Edward Veith Jr.
Literacy Quotes By Umera Ahmad: I come from the small town of Sialkot I come from the small town of Sialkot in Pakistan. During pre-Partition, this town had the highest literacy rate among women. — Umera Ahmad
Literacy Quotes By Markus Zusak: He switched off the light, came back and He switched off the light, came back and sat in the chair. In the darkness, Liesel kept her eyes open. She was watching the words. — Markus Zusak
Literacy Quotes By Anita Babic: Sometimes you have no idea what you are Sometimes you have no idea what you are you doing, but you just do it anyways. And that can be a good thing — Anita Babic
Literacy Quotes By Tina Fey: Was it too much to expect the rest Was it too much to expect the rest of the world to care about grammar or pay attention to details? — Tina Fey
Literacy Quotes By David Moser: Once implemented, the method played a crucial role Once implemented, the method played a crucial role in increasing literacy rates, and making Chinese more accessible to Western media and scholarship. — David Moser
Literacy Quotes By Mahatma Gandhi: Literacy is not the end of education nor Literacy is not the end of education nor even the beginning. — Mahatma Gandhi
Literacy Quotes By Barack Obama: Literacy is the most basic currency of the Literacy is the most basic currency of the knowledge economy. — Barack Obama
Literacy Quotes By Ken Robinson: Creativity is as important as literacy Creativity is as important as literacyKen Robinson