Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It's about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.
To develop and implement policies which ensure acquisition of functional literacy among all Basotho and development of a productive, quality human resource base through education and training.
Basotho shall be a functionally literate society with well-grounded moral and ethical values; adequate social, scientific and technical knowledge and skills by the year 2020. In striving to attain its Mission and Vision, the Ministry of Education and Training shall be guided by the following ideals and values:
Strategic Goals and Objectives for the 2005 – 2015