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When school children start paying union dues,
by Albert Shanker

When school children start paying union dues,
that 's when I'll start representing the interests of school children.
- Albert Shanker

There is no more reason to pay for private education
than there is to pay for a private swimming pool for
those who do not use public facilities.
- Albert Shanker

Shake structures.
School yourself.
Look twice at a thing,
once upside down.
Answer yourself clearly.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The difference between school and life?
In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test.
In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
- Tom Bodett

 

The philosophy of the school room in one generation
will be the philosophy of government in the next.
- Abraham Lincoln

After I won the Oscar, my salary doubled,
my friends tripled, my children became more popular at school,
my butcher made a pass at me, and my maid hit me up for a raise.
- Shirley Jones

If you are over 30, get out your high-school yearbook
and look for ideas you can apply today -
perhaps an innocent optimism about life -
perhaps a hobby you loved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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I left the "eye for an eye" God
when I walked out of Bible school,
but God Within is a daily part of my personal experience.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Dad kept us out of school, but school comes and goes.
Family is forever.
- Charlie Sheen

If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago,
Catholic school children would be wearing little electric
chairs around their necks instead of crosses.
- Lenny Bruce

I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to
go to school every day and do my homework.
- Constance Baker Motley

Education is what remains after one has forgotten
what one has learned in school.
- Albert Einstein

No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred
on an American than to have a public school named after him.
- Herbert Hoover

I wanted to escape so badly.
But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school.
It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
- Zhang Ziyi

Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught.
Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.
- Ambrose Bierce

Experience is a good school.
But the fees are high.
- Heinrich Heine

I was obsessed with romance.
When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every
day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater.
- John Hughes

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover
that your high school class is running the country.
- Kurt Vonnegut

There's a couple of things they don't teach you
in Harvard Business School,
one is how to cope with defeat,
the other is how to handle a shotgun.
- The Simpsons Movie (2007)

The quest for peace begins in the home,
in the school and in the workplace.
- Silvia Cartwright

Experience keeps a dear school,
but fools will learn in no other.
- Benjamin Franklin

Smartness runs in my family.
When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was
in my class for five years.
- Gracie Allen

Time is the school in which we learn,
time is the fire in which we burn.
- Delmore Schwartz

I quit high school on my birthday.
It was my senior year and I didn't see the point.
This was 1962, and I was ready to make music.
- Barry White

One of the things I was taught in law school is that
I'd never be able to think the same again -
that being a lawyer is something that's part of who
I am as an individual now.
- Anita Hill

Friendship...
is not something you learn in school.
But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship,
you really haven't learned anything.
- Muhammad Ali

The home is the chief school of human virtues.
- William Ellery Channing

So I went to English school, secondary English school,
so forget going to Mecca for my religious education.
- Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

When I first went to New York I was right out of high school,
I was 17 years old, and I had never seen a building over two stories high.
- Florence Henderson

Running a school where the students all succeed,
even if some students have to help others to make the grade,
is good preparation for democracy.
- William Glasser

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

I majored in fashion design in school,
and I have always wanted to design my own line of clothing,
jewelry, and stuff like that; so this was just a step
for me in that direction.
- Diana Ross

NASA was going to pick a public school teacher to go into space,
observe and make a journal about the space flight,
and I am a teacher who always dreamed of going up into space.
- Christa McAuliffe

For one year I did go to Performing Arts School,
and I had very weird friends.
- Christina Milian

Education begins at home.
You can't blame the school for not putting into your
child what you don't put into him.
- Geoffrey Holder

These movies are like my kids.
I just love them to death.
Some of them go to Harvard and some of them can barely graduate high school.
- Barry Sonnenfeld

I was pretty much grown-up by the time I attended school in Britain -
or as grown-up as I'll ever get.
- Walter Jon Williams

I soon found law school an unmitigated bore.
- Constance Baker Motley

I attended the elementary school at Schweinfurt and the secondary school.
- Fritz Sauckel

Then, when I was a senior in high school,
I was kind of bereft and she put me in an acting class.
- Beth Henley

In my schooling through high school,
I excelled mainly in chemistry,
physics and mathematics.
- James Rainwater

Seneca brings vividly before us a picture of the various
scholars assembled in a school of the philosophers.
- Frederic William Farrar

Well, I probably, I guess first became aware of the whole,
what I call the nuclear complex or weapons work those kinds of things,
right out of law school.
- Tom Udall

Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy.
The last term of the school-year is made of decades,
not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium.
- Booth Tarkington

One was never taught how to begin at drama school.
But all it required was one intake of breath.
- Elaine Paige

I coach my daughter's softball and basketball team.
We go to all the school functions.
We go out to eat at night and take the kids to the movies.
We try to be as normal as we can.
- Tim McGraw

I ain't afraid to tell the world that it didn't take
school stuff to help a fella play ball.
- Shoeless Joe Jackson

Kids flourish if we get them to school every day.
- Connie Smith

I've lectured at the Harvard Business School several times.
- Christie Hefner

The school-room sends men to the Legislature,
to the bench, and the executive office.
The bar-room sends them to the scaffold and hell.
- Thomas Jordan Jarvis

The most important thing I learned in school was how to touch type.
- Joichi Ito

I was a pitcher, shortstop and outfielder,
and the Yankees tried to sign me out of high school
as a first-round draft pick in 1981.
I turned them down to go to college.
- Bo Jackson

However, I spent most of my time in a Quaker school.
- Brian De Palma

My older sister Nikki went to Hampton music school in Virginia,
then to another school later in New York.
- Debra Wilson

The informing idea of what you want to say and do,
that's what will take you from film school to professional -
the idea.
That's what is original to you.
- William Friedkin

We want people to realize you are at a design school,
not a land grant college.
The way we look says a great deal about who we are.
- James Hall

Girls aren't mean to guys in high school.
They are mean to each other.
Girls were never mean to me.
- Jonathan Bennett

Catholic school graduates exhibit a wide variety of
qualities that will not only help them in their careers
but also in their family and community lives.
- Joe Baca

I liked money more than going to school.
- Norton Simon

Beslan, where the Russian authorities stopped live
coverage of the school being stormed,
was an illustration of the progress we still have to make.
- Kate Adie

To this end the greatest asset of a school is the personality of the teacher.
- John Strachan

Life itself is a school, and Nature always a fresh study.
- Hugh Miller

I spent most of my high school years on movie sets
and I'd have like one teacher,
which was really bad.
- Devon Sawa

My point is that, over the years, I've taught five
thousand people acting and lately I have a lot of energy on these kids,
having the same break I had as a high school girl.
- Sally Kirkland

At the School of Visual Arts in New York,
you can get your degree in Net art, which is really
a fantastic way of thinking of theater in new ways.
- Laurie Anderson

I'm 25, so I've already gone through what my character Ged goes through,
though it's on a general scale because I haven't studied at a wizard's school.
- Shawn Ashmore

I was a student at Columbia College,
actually,
in the Architecture school.
Paul would drive in from Queens, showing me these new songs.
I can't remember us working it out.
- Art Garfunkel

I did some school plays in elementary school,
but that was it.
- Jason Mewes

In grade school I was smart, but I didn't have any friends.
In high school, I quit being smart and started having friends.
- David Spade

You know, I was a regular on the Friday afternoon drill squad.
Um, which...
The year after I left school, I went back and thanked
the sergeant major because I was so fit.
- John Newcombe

Often, I went in love with some friends in school.
And, no, I suffered.
Only later, things went better.
- Andrea Bocelli


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