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A university is a college with a stadium seating over 40,000. ...
by Leonard L. Levinson

A university is a college with a stadium seating over 40,000.
- Leonard L. Levinson

History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.
- Leonard L. Levinson

Chicago - a pompous Milwaukee.
- Leonard L. Levinson

Book - what they make a movie out of for television.
- Leonard L. Levinson

 

Americans are the only people in the world known to
me whose status anxiety prompts them to advertise their
college and university affiliations in the rear window of their automobiles.
- Paul Fussell

There is one thing a professor can be absolutely certain of:
almost every student entering the university believes,
or says he believes, that truth is relative.
- Allan Bloom

The University conceives of itself as dedicated to
the power of the intellect.
Its commitment is to the way of reason.
- Edward Levi

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I went to college in Ohio, at Ohio University,
and I graduated two years ago.
- Piper Perabo

The University brings out all abilities,
including incapability.
- Anton Chekhov

Now, a recent study from cardiologists at the University of Maryland,
has shown that laughter may have a beneficial effect on the heart.
- Allen Klein

I attended schools in Seattle through the University of Washington,
from which I was graduated in 1931.
I spent the next year at Northwestern University.
- George Stigler

My own interest in basic aspects of electron transfer
between metal complexes became active only after I
came to the University of Chicago in 1946.
- Henry Taube

I write and direct the Duke University Children's Hospital Benefit every year.
- David Friedman

Everyone has a right to a university degree in America,
even if it's in Hamburger Technology.
- Clive James

Some of my finest memories are from my time at the University of Texas.
College baseball, I love it.
- Roger Clemens

What we become depends on what we read after all of
the professors have finished with us.
The greatest university of all is a collection of books.
- Thomas Carlyle

The medieval university looked backwards;
it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge.
The modern university looks forward,
and is a factory of new knowledge.
- Thomas Huxley

I then moved to the University of Western Ontario where
I was made a full professor in 1985.
- J. Philippe Rushton

In point of substantial merit the law school belongs
in the modern university no more than a school of fencing or dancing.
- Thorstein Veblen

In fact, it used to be a joke if you studied at a University.
- Tony Randall

For me, it is just the total experience -
from the time I first started as an assistant coach
until I wound up at the University of Texas for 20 years.
- Darrell Royal

At the time, there were very few foreign names in the
press and they were all factory workers.
I thought I'd never get a job at a university with a foreign name.
- Carl Rakosi

Two years later, I went to the University of Minnesota
from which I was on leave for several years during
the war as a member of Statistical Research Group at Columbia University.
- George Stigler

And then I went to the University of New Hampshire for two years,
and then the war came along.
- Betty Hill

I went to college at the University of Kansas,
where I got a degree in political science.
- Sara Paretsky

But I went to the University of Texas in the 30s,
and while there I learned to ride.
Mostly polo ponies.
- Eli Wallach

Hard to be a physics major at Rice University if you have flunked calculus.
- Elizabeth Moon

The true university of these days is a collection of books.
- Thomas Carlyle

A recent survey conducted by the University of Minnesota
concluded that meth was involved in as many as 81 percent
of child protection cases in the state.
- Mark Kennedy

Had it not been for James Meredith, who was willing to risk his life,
the University of Mississippi would still be all white.
- Constance Baker Motley

In 1858 I received the degree of D. S. from the Lawrence Scientific School,
and thereafter remained on the rolls of the university as a resident graduate.
- Simon Newcomb

It is the goal of the American university to be the brains of the republic.
- Johan Huizinga

For the last year I've been at Stanford University
as a student and I've had time to read the newspaper.
- Tabitha Soren

I don't expect to go hungry if I decide to leave the University.
Resume: Linux looks pretty good in many places.
- Linus Torvalds

The privilege of being at the university for four years
is something I'll always treasure.
- Hank Brown

In 1959 the University recognized our work by appointing
me to a new Chair of Radio Astronomy.
- Martin Ryle

Well did graduate summa cum laude from Fordham University.
- Patricia Clarkson

In marked contrast to the University of Wisconsin,
Biochemistry was hardly visible at Stanford in 1945,
consisting of only two professors in the chemistry department.
- Paul D. Boyer

I think the American university system still seems
to be the best system in the world.
- Clifford Geertz

In university they don't tell you that the greater
part of the law is learning to tolerate fools.
- Doris Lessing

So when I got out of the military, I went back to school in biology,
and earned a biology degree at the University of Texas,
and then did some graduate work in it.
- Elizabeth Moon

In the evenings I studied chemistry at the University of Chicago,
the weekends I helped in the family store.
- Jack Steinberger

If I had been at a University I don't think I would
have been able to have the experience I had in my Smithsonian work.
I don't think I have been as successful.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon

I knew that when I resigned from the University of
Texas that I would never coach again.
- Darrell Royal

I went to the Westminster College for Men in Missouri,
which is what it was called back then,
and transferred to the University of Denver where I
ultimately got my degree.
- Ted Shackelford

I first became interested in women and religion when
I was one of the few women doing graduate work in Religious
Studies at Yale University in the late 1960's.
- Carol P. Christ

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly,
science into superstition, and art into pedantry.
Hence University education.
- George Bernard Shaw

No university in the world has ever risen to greatness
without a correspondingly great library...
When this is no longer true, then will our civilization have come to an end.
- Lawrence Clark Powell

The war project at Stanford was essentially completed,
and I accepted an offer of an Assistant Professorship
at the University of Minnesota,
which had a good biochemistry department.
- Paul D. Boyer

In the year 1915 a series of trivial incidents led
some Chinese students in Cornell University to take
up the question of reforming the Chinese language.
- Hu Shih

My record at the University of California as an undergraduate
was mediocre to say the best.
- Douglass North

When Delaware State University was founded in 1890,
it was not by choice, but by social reality.
- Michael N. Castle

The Faculty of Technology of Tohoku University is renowned
for its tradition of practical studies.
- Koichi Tanaka

I went from elementary school to proper training,
operatic training, and I went on to the Motown University
and learned a lot of things from some wonderful people.
- Martha Reeves

If diversity is what is a central value in every selective
university in the United States,
then it ought to be seen as a compelling interest by the Supreme Court.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton

War was my university.
Everything has proceeded from there.
- Paul Virilio

Neither the University of Michigan nor its law school uses a quota system.
- Adam Schiff

I was sent to a nice Church of England girls' school and at that time,
after university, a woman was expected to become a teacher,
a nurse or a missionary - prior to marriage.
- Kate Adie

Priests are not men of the world; it is not intended that they should be;
and a University training is the one best adapted to
prevent their becoming so.
- Samuel Butler

A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car;
but if he has a university education,
he may steal the whole railroad.
- Theodore Roosevelt

I'm going to Columbia University but I'm trying to
keep that low-profile because I don't want weird people following me there.
I want the experience of normal college life.
- Julia Stiles

The role of a liberal arts college within a university
is to be a genuine part of that university,
giving and responding to the other parts.
- Edward Levi

I literally paid my way through the University of Texas with my umpiring.
- Jim Evans

In 1978, I entered Tohoku University,
into the Department of Electrical Engineering,
Faculty of Technology.
- Koichi Tanaka

Since then I have held many jobs at museums in Colorado and Wyoming.
I have also taught summer courses at the University of Colorado.
- Robert T. Bakker

You don't say to a university professor who is immersed
in a particular subject that they should get a life.
They are encouraged to enjoy their subject and to pass it on.
- Magnus Magnusson

An atheist is a man who watches a Notre Dame -
Southern Methodist University game and doesn't care who wins.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I was working for the Socialist International,
after I left university in 1959, as a researcher.
- Stephen Lewis

Just the example Delaware State University graduates
set by the way they live their lives,
should be an inspiration to other high school students to go to Delaware State.
- Michael N. Castle

I knew I wanted to be an actor when I was growing up,
really.
So when I decided to go to university instead of drama school,
it was with the intention of becoming an actor afterwards.
- Hugh Dancy

I was born in Champaign in 1918.
From the neighborhood elementary and intermediate schools,
I went to the University High School in the twin city,
Urbana.
- James Tobin


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