School Quotes, Sayings about school life
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
– Albert Einstein
If there’s a Hell on Earth, it’s high school.
– Lisa Desrochers
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.
– Richard DuFour
Bunking is an attempt to fire yourself from school.
Sunday school: A prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
– H.L. Mencken
I prefer the school of life.
– Cassandra Clare
High School is the penalty for transgressions yet to be specified.
– Frank Portman
I believe in teaching, but I don’t believe in going to school.
– Robert Frost
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
– Leonardo da Vinci
School prepares you for the real world… which also bites.
– Jim Benton
When you take the free will out of education, that turns it into schooling.
– John Taylor Gatto
You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
– Henry Ford
School is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is.
– Ivan Illich
We learn not in the school, but in life.
A teacher is one who makes himself progresively unnecessary.
– Thomas Carruthers
No matter how much you think you hate school, you’ll always miss it when you leave.
School for 12 years, college for 4 more years, then you work until you die. Cool.
I can pick a lock. How do you think I got into my parents’ liquor cabinet in middle school?
– Richelle Mead
I am of the order whose purpose is not to teach the world a lesson but to explain that school is over.
– Henry Miller
My education was dismal. I went to a series of schools for mentally disturbed teachers.
– Woody Allen
Rules and school are tools for fools! I don’t give two mules for rules.
– Trenton Lee Stewart
Don’t let your life outside of school dictate your future.
– Simone Elkeles
I had a terrible education. I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.
– Woody Allen
The home environment can undo a lot you try to do at school.
– Ray Bradbury
I could have gone to medical school, I said. Except for all the math and stuff.
– MaryJanice Davidson