Education guides people how to think, how to make better decisions in life and only educated people can maximally exploit its potential. Through education, a person can build their own personality. As Aristotle stated, “The educated differ from the uneducated as much as living from the dead.”
1. Develops personality
With education, you are able to know the differences between what’s right and wrong and can better realize what can develop your personality in a positive and effective way.
2. Results in better decisions
An educated person has a better power of discernment and can make better decisions than an uneducated person.
Everybody likes an intelligent and knowledgeable person. The more educated you are, the more respect you will get. Educated people are considered highly reputable in the society.
4. Helps to gain emotional maturity
Education helps you stay strong and rise back when things around are not working out. You are more likely to handle pressure and not succumb to them if you are educated.
5. Boosts Our Skills
Education makes us think deeply and this can boost our skills. If something is missing in our personality, we tend to cover the gap so that the professional life can be lived in a great way. Boosting skills means you are trying to fill the gap of flaws within yourself and are going to become better and highly skilled individual. This all happens due to education.
6. Makes Us Competitive
Educated individuals are highly competitive than the others. They know how to face the challenges of life and how to become competitive in the markets for their professional rivals. This creates an environment of success and prosperity for the whole nation.
7. Helps you understand the world
Education is what you need if you want an answer to your ‘whats’ and ‘hows’ and ‘wheres’. It helps you understand the world you live in. You get to know more about your surroundings as well as the whole world through subjects like history, geography, science etc.
8. Makes Us Thoughtful Creative
Education develops our creative skills. It allows us to take the things serious and do something creatively and uniquely.We love to think about different things all around and know the hidden secrets of nature and want to develop deep observatory skills in ourselves.
9. Develops Confidence
Education gives you the confidence to express your views and opinions. Educated individuals are more confident than the non-educated.
10. Leads to innovations and discoveries
Every discovery that the mankind has made has made our lives easier that this wouldn’t have been possible without education. It’s simply a prerequisite for innovation. Education helps to discover and innovate new things.
11. Leads to Economic Prosperity
Without education, it is not possible for a country to develop or prosper. Countries with 100% literacy rate are the world’s richest countries like USA, Japan, etc. People in these countries, because of being educated add to the country’s GDP.
12. Educated people are more enlightened
People who are educated have effective arguments for backing what they believe in and what they don’t. They help in creating a better and clearer picture about their perspectives and put for ideas that the world can contemplate upon.
13. Overcoming Superstitions
Superstitions are useless and may affect our life negatively. Illiterate people often tend to hold certain superstitious beliefs. Education and awareness are the best ways to overcome superstitions and replace such beliefs with logical reasoning.
14. Saves you from being fooled/cheated
Education saves you from being exploited and fooled. We live in a country where we enjoy a number of rights and freedom. It is easier to take advantage of innocent and illiterate people.
15. Turns your dreams into reality
What is your your aim in life? Do you want to become rich? Do you want to be famous? Do you want to be a successful person? Well, education is the solution to all your queries.
16. Leads to a happy life
With proper education comes good job, good earning, good reputation, a good life overall. Happiness is an abstract thing but it can be perceived through education.
Of all, the importance of education can never be exaggerated and with the world developing the importance of education is destined to increase. Ever wondered how different your life would be if you would not have been educated? comment below and let us know.