Why do schoolchildren hate reading? Just look at what they’re made to read.
If the school sends out children with a desire for knowledge and some idea of how to acquire and use it, it will have done its work.
– Richard Livingstone
What a school thinks about its library is a measure of what it feels about education.
– Harold Howe
If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
– Edgar W. Howe
I think school is a place where thinking should be taught.
– Edward de Bono
School is a building which has four walls with tomorrow inside.
– Lon Watters
We all learn by experience but some of us have to go to summer school.
– Peter De Vries
Describing her first day back in grade school after a long absence, a teacher said, It was like trying to hold 35 corks underwater at the same time.
– Mark Twain
What I remember most about high school are the memories I created with my friends.
– J. J. Watt
The first day of school is always a fashion show. The rest of the school year? A pajama party.
A small effort in developing multiple skills in school age will yield tremendous result in future.
If we go to school to learn, and knowledge is power and power is corrupt and corruption is crime and crime doesn’t pay then why the hell do we go to school?
It was only high school after all, definitely one of the most bizarre periods in a person’s life. How anyone can come through that time well adjusted on any level is an absolute miracle.
School offers us class and friends but our homes gives us morality and attitude which follows us to our graves.
That awkward moment when you’re at your parent/teacher school conference and when the teacher is talking about you, and you’re right there.
The things that have been most valuable to me I did not learn in school.
– Will Smith
Some parents do not send their children to school because they don’t know its importance at all.
– Malala Yousafzai
Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends, because now, when I look back, marks never make me laugh, but memories do.
– A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
When I say I miss school, I mean my friends and the fun. Not the studying part.
School may be hard, annoying, and irritating. But admit it, you’re going to miss it when it ends.
HOMEWORK Stands for Half of my energy wasted on random knowledge.
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.
School is a jail, the cells are the classes, teachers are the security guard and WE ARE THE PRISONERS!
The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means to an education.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
– Albert Einstein
I prefer the school of life.
– Cassandra Clare