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
Bunking is an attempt to fire yourself from school.
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.
– Richard DuFour
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
A teacher is one who makes himself progresively unnecessary.
– Thomas Carruthers
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.
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.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
– George Santayana
There’s no use going to school unless your final destination is the library.
– Ray Bradbury
School made us ‘literate’ but did not teach us to read for pleasure.
– Ambeth R. Ocampo
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