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“Education which does not mould character is absolutely worthless” – Mahatma Gandhi

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators.

7. What do you understand by the quote?

“Education which does not mould character is absolutely worthless” – Mahatma Gandhi

(150 words)

Difficulty level: Easy

Why the question:

The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 and part of ‘Quotes Wednesdays’ in Mission-2022 Secure.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Begin by explaining the quote.

Body:

Start by mentioning that there exists a difference between being literate and being educated. The education without values is like body without soul. Mention the ramifications of the same. Substantiate with examples.

Conclusion:

Suggest way to inculcate values for character building.