World Literacy Day 2019: Best quotes, messages, wishes, picture greetings to share

Literacy is important because it is the foundation upon which people are able to interact with the world, educate themselves, and thus contribute to society as well as their own well being.

World Literacy Day 2019: Best quotes, messages, wishes, picture greetings to share
International Literacy Day: Best quotes, wishes, picture greetings to share

UNESCO declared 8 September as international literacy day by on 26 October 1966 at the 14th session of UNESCO's General conference.. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. Celebrations take place in several countries. It was celebrated for the first time in 1967.

Here are the Best quotes, messages, wishes, picture greetings to share on Literacy Day:

  • Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation - Walter Cronkite
  • The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you - B.B. King
  • There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all - Jacqueline Kennedy
  • Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire - W.B. Yeats
  • Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever - Gandhi
  • There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all - Jacqueline Kennedy
  • Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all - Aristotle
  • Education is the most powerful weapon with which you can change the world - Nelson Mandela