School Quotes, Sayings about school life
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
- Albert Einstein
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.
- Richard DuFour
Bunking is an attempt to fire yourself from school.
I prefer the school of life.
- Cassandra Clare
If there’s a Hell on Earth, it’s high school.
- Lisa Desrochers
Sunday school: A prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
- H.L. Mencken
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
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
School for 12 years, college for 4 more years, then you work until you die. Cool.
School is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is.
- Ivan Illich
A teacher is one who makes himself progresively unnecessary.
- Thomas Carruthers
Everyone in our school has afterschool activities. mine is going home.
- David Levithan
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
No matter how much you think you hate school, you’ll always miss it when you leave.
I could have gone to medical school, I said. Except for all the math and stuff.
- MaryJanice Davidson
We learn not in the school, but in life.
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