The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
I'm not going to buy my kids an encyclopedia. Let them walk to school like I did.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The school is the last expenditure upon which America should be willing to economize.
The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change.
In school, I could hear the leaves rustle and go on a journey.
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
If every day in the life of a school could be the last day but one, there would be little fault to find with it.
When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award and every other gross-out award.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
William Butler Yeats
To be born woman is to know - although they do not speak of it at school - women must labor to be beautiful.
You send a boy to school in order to make friends - the right sort.
I think the future of psychotherapy and psychology is in the school system. We need to teach every child how to rarely seriously disturb himself or herself and how to overcome disturbance when it occurs.
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
If I miss coaching that much, I could go to some little school where they didn't recruit, where all the kids wanted to go. I believe I could find somewhere to coach.
I've had many a player tell me all through high school and right up until signing day that they were coming to Alabama, then they signed with somebody else.
In high school, in sport, I had a coach who told me I was much better than I thought I was, and would make me do more in a positive sense. He was the first person who taught me not to be afraid of failure.
Basketball was not my main sport in grade school, or even the first year of high school.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
But life is a great school. It thrashes and bangs and teaches you.
My mother never gave up one me. I messed up in school so much they were sending me home, but my mother sent me right back.
School, I never truly got the knack of. I could never focus on things I didn't want to learn.
I'll tell you right now. I'm for prayer in school.
It's a mistake to think that once you're done with school you need never learn anything new.
The difference between school and life? In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You send your child to the schoolmaster, but 'tis the schoolboys who educate him.
You can get all A's and still flunk life.