College Quotes and Sayings

Sera,
It sounds a little like a Janis Joplin quote:
On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.

Submitted by: Fallon

Hard work never killed anyone, but I don’t want to be the first…

Submitted by: sanddy

“I are a college student.” This is how stupid some college students are.

Submitted by: Jackie

I really want to learn, but college won’t let me. I guess I will be down the local library come Monday morning.

Submitted by: Anthony Rawly

“College is important, but saving money can be even more important”

Submitted by: Emily

I used to hear a saying back in the mid 60′s in college but can’t remember it well. Might you know it? Not even sure how it began but will give it a try. It went something like this…
“A thousand faces the the crowds but still feel alone”… Or something like that? Can you help me out? Tried checking the Internet, but can’t find it anywhere. Thanks, sera :)

Submitted by: sera

If you always do what you have always done, you will always get what you have always got.

Submitted by: Steve

Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
Albert Camus

College is a refuge from hasty judgment.
Robert Frost

It takes most men five years to recover from a college education, and to learn that poetry is as vital to thinking as knowledge.
– Brooks Atkinson

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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.
Theodore Roosevelt

The important thing is the educational experience itself…how to survive it.

The purpose of the university is to make students safe for ideas – not ideas safe for students.

One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it’s very complex, it’s very profound.
– Dennis Prager

I have never let schooling interfere with my education.
Mark Twain

The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means to an education.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

80% of the final exam will be based on the one lecture you missed and the one book you didn’t read.

A college should feel alarmed rather than pleased if it graduates nothing but good citizens. For when the body politic is composed of nothing but submissive individuals, half of its health and all of its vigor have disappeared.

I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me.
Woody Allen

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in the students.
– John Ciardi

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