School Quotes, Sayings about school life
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
- Albert Einstein
Bunking is an attempt to fire yourself from school.
If there’s a Hell on Earth, it’s high school.
- Lisa Desrochers
There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.
- Mahatma Gandhi
I prefer the school of life.
- Cassandra Clare
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.
- Richard DuFour
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 is the advertising agency which makes you believe that you need the society as it is.
- Ivan Illich
School prepares you for the real world… which also bites.
- Jim Benton
A teacher is one who makes himself progresively unnecessary.
- Thomas Carruthers
Every high school has its Romeo and Juliet, one tragic couple. So does every generation.
- Chuck Palahniuk
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
Prison is like high school with knives.
- Raegan Butcher
Sunday school: A prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
- H.L. Mencken
You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
- Henry Ford
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.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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