"To create the power of competence without creating a corresponding direction to guide the use of that power is bad education."
"I am persuaded, that if any attempt is made to improve the education of the poor, and such an unmanly spirit should guide the resolution of a society or committee for that purpose, it would render the design abortive."
"My grandmother was a kind of Scarsdale, New York, society woman, best known in her day as the author of the 1959 book 'Growing Your Own Way: An Informal Guide for Teen-Agers' - this despite being a person whose parenting style made Joan Crawford's wire hangers look like pool noodles."
"Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future."
"My parents were keen for me to have the education they themselves never had. They weren't able to guide me towards particular books, but they encouraged me to read, which I did, randomly and compulsively."
"The liberties and freedoms which we hold dear and we recognize and cherish and respect guide the way we gather information in the United States."
"While knowledge may provide useful point of reference, it cannot become a force to guide the future."
"You know, I thought we could use a good myth about technology to help guide us through these particular modern waters right now."
"I'd definitely be the kind of parent who enabled my child's dreams. I'd just watch and nurture and guide them. I have the blueprints of what not to do... I think I'd be a good parent, actually."
"Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter."