School Quotes

By | September 27, 2010
  • A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. ~ George Santayana
  • A school is a building that has four walls and a tomorrow inside. ~ Author Unknown
  • As long as there are tests, there will be prayer in schools. ~Author Unknown
  • Bad experience is a school that only fools keep going to. ~ Ezra Taft Benson
  • Conversation enriches the understanding, but solitude is the school of genius. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong. ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  • Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. ~ Albert Einstein
  • Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other. ~ Edmund Burke
  • Experience is a good school, but the fees are high. ~ Heinrich Heine
  • Experience is a school where a man learns what a big fool he has been. ~ Josh Billings
  • Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. ~ Benjamin Franklin
  • Experience runs a valuable school, but fools learn in no other. ~ Italian Proverb
  • He, who opens a school door, closes a prison. ~ Victor Hugo
  • I educated myself. To me, school was boring. ~ Van Morrison
  • I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. ~Mark Twain
  • I loved learning, it was school I hated. I used to cut school to go learn something. ~ Eric Jensen
  • I never learned hate at home, or shame. I had to go to school for that. ~ Dick Gregory
  • I pay the schoolmaster, but it is the school boys who educate my son. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • If school results were the key to power, girls would be running the world. ~ Sarah Boseley
  • In the first place God made idiots. This was for practice. Then he made School Boards. ~ Mark Twain
  • Law school taught me one thing; how to take two situations that are exactly the same and show how they are different. ~ Hart Pomerantz
  • Marriage is not a reform school. ~ Ann Landers
  • One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. ~ English Proverb
  • People react to fear, not love — they don’t teach that in Sunday school, but it’s true. ~ Richard M. Nixon
  • School is not preparation for life, but school is life. ~ John Dewey
  • School is practice for future life, practice makes perfect and nobody’s perfect, so why practice? ~ Billie Joe Armstrong
  • 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. ~ Tom Bodett
  • The family is the school of duties… founded on love. ~ Felix Adler
  • The marks you receive in the school of experience are mostly bruises. ~ Author Unknown
  • We don’t stop going to school when we graduate. ~ Carol Burnett
  • We receive three educations, one from our parents, one from our school-masters, and one from the world. The third contradicts all that the first two teach us. ~ Charles de Secondat
  • You can acquire a lot of knowledge without ever going to school. ~ William Glasser
  • You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year. ~ Henry Ford