School Quotes, Sayings about school life
School for 12 years, college for 4 more years, then you work until you die. Cool.
No matter how much you think you hate school, you’ll always miss it when you leave.
Bunking is an attempt to fire yourself from school.
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.
- Richard DuFour
School is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is.
- Ivan Illich
To educate the peasantry, three things are needed: schools, schools and schools.
- Leo Tolstoy
I don’t want to go to school and learn solemn things.
- James Matthew Barrie
Sunday school: A prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
- H.L. Mencken
High School is the penalty for transgressions yet to be specified.
- Frank Portman
My education was dismal. I went to a series of schools for mentally disturbed teachers.
- Woody Allen
I am of the order whose purpose is not to teach the world a lesson but to explain that school is over.
- Henry Miller
Every high school has its Romeo and Juliet, one tragic couple. So does every generation.
- Chuck Palahniuk
A teacher is one who makes himself progresively unnecessary.
- Thomas Carruthers
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
- George Santayana
We learn not in the school, but in life.
I could have gone to medical school, I said. Except for all the math and stuff.
- MaryJanice Davidson
The home environment can undo a lot you try to do at school.
- Ray Bradbury
You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
- Henry Ford
Prison is like high school with knives.
- Raegan Butcher
Don’t let your life outside of school dictate your future.
- Simone Elkeles
Everyone in our school has afterschool activities. mine is going home.
- David Levithan
There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.
- Mahatma Gandhi
School made us ‘literate’ but did not teach us to read for pleasure.
- Ambeth R. Ocampo
If there’s a Hell on Earth, it’s high school.
- Lisa Desrochers
School prepares you for the real world… which also bites.
- Jim Benton