{Almost} Wordless Wednesday: A child without education

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A child without education-quote


While growing up, my mother would always tell me that my education was something nobody could take away from me. And though at the time I moaned at needing to wait till I finished my post-graduate studies to get married to my best friend, I see the wisdom in her words today.

Education is important in our home!


What are your thoughts on the Tibetan Proverb?


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Marina is the grateful, Texas-based, Mommy of a book-loving, 8 year old daughter, a 4 year old son who loves all things that fly and a serene 6 month old daughter. Her husband (and best friend) is her biggest support as she shares snippets from the awesome life God has blessed them with on Mommy Snippets.

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  1. 1

    So very true!
    Ellen Christian recently posted..Making Friends With The HorsesMy Profile

  2. 2

    Totally agree, can’t say that I did that but I do tell my children the same thing. Graduate first, get that education before anything else. Happy WW! Love the pic.
    Eliza Ferree (Homemom3) recently posted..Wordless Wednesday: MamarooMy Profile

  3. 4

    Your mom was one smart cookie! :)
    Dee recently posted..Wordless Wednesday – Always…My Profile

  4. 6

    An awesome quote to go with that photo!
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    Carolyn G says:

    This is so true. Love the quotes and pics you post

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    What is your degree in?
    Sara Phillips recently posted..Wordless WednesdayMy Profile

  7. 13

    What a great quote and matching photo.
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  8. 14

    Very much agree!
    Anne – Mommy Has to Work recently posted..Nail Art Part 1My Profile

  9. 15

    I’ve never heard that before, but it is so true! Cool picture too!
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  10. 16

    I completely agree with this proverb! So true!
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  11. 17

    Gorgeous shot! Now I’m dreaming of reading a good book while relaxing on the beach. Maybe even a book that will teach me something new. :-)
    MommaDJane recently posted..Library for All – Mission to Bring eBooks to HaitiMy Profile

  12. 18

    Perfect photo for your quote!
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  13. 19

    We learn something every day as well.
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  14. 20

    seriously couldnt agree more!
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    I would have to know their definition of “education” before I could completely agree. I have met many people without a “proper” education but they were very wise. I would personally choose the later. The Bible speaks of people “ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth”. So I think we have to be careful about education and make sure it is the right kind.
    Katy recently posted..#WW – Garden LifeMy Profile

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      I definitely agree. There are things my 7 year learns that we come home and read through the Word to show her what His Word says on it. So I definitely agree learning but ensuring it is in line with the Word of God is SO important!!

  16. 23

    I couldn’t agree more with you. I tell my daughter, often, “all you have is what you know for sure.” One day, I hope she understands.
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  17. 24

    Love this quote and so very true!!
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    Love that quote- and such a cool pic!
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    Great shot!
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  20. 27

    So true! Your mother is a wise woman! Your picture is gorgeous!

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