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Some people unable to go to school were more educated and even more intelligent than college professors. - Maya Angelou


It's not a how-to-do-it school but more nearly a confessional in which people who have spent their lives at the writing process itemize their failures while clinging to their hopes. - John Ciardi


Thank goodness I was never sent to school it would have rubbed off some of the originality. - Beatrix Potter


It's like the thing with violent video games now. What violent video game did Jack the Ripper play? Did Hitler play Risk in high school and that's why he wanted to take over the world? It's insane logic. - Drew Carey


I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied: 'the big's hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair.' In these words he epitomized the history of the human race. - Bertrand Russell


Academy: (From academe) A modern school where football is taught. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


Many people will inevitably have questions about Darwinism because many people will inevitably think about it. By comparison, I doubt many Sunday school classes get worked up over enzyme kinetics. - H. Allen Orr, Jr.


I do come home at Christmas. We all do, or we all should. We all come home, or ought to come home, for a short holiday, the longer, the better, from the great boarding school where we are forever working at our arithmetical slates, to take, and give a rest. - Charles Dickens