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Delinquent Quotes

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One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change
a delinquent into a solid citizen.
- Philip Wylie

The martial music of every sideburned delinquent on the face of the earth.
- Frank Sinatra

All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them,
are based on the concept of God as a senile delinquent.
- Tennessee Williams

When we first met, I was trying to put a band together.
I asked around at school for other guys who wanted to play in a band.
Someone told me about a juvenile delinquent they knew who played bongos.
- Wayne Kramer

 

The one thing that's closest to my story is the thing
about trying out for the juvenile delinquent role and getting it.
That was the start of my acting career...
which I've resumed, by the way.
- Paul Mazursky

The members of such a society consider that the transgression
of a religious ordinance should be punished by civil penalties,
and that the violation of a civil duty exposes the
delinquent to divine correction.
- Henry James Sumner Maine

When the students are occupied, they're not juvenile delinquents.
I believe that education is a capital investment.
- Arlen Specter

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The most important outcome of education
is to help students become independent of formal education.
- Paul E. Gray

Harvard takes perfectly good plums as students,
and turns them into prunes.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

My athleticism was really the core to social acceptance,
because in those days the overwhelming number of students
came from more of a public school background than I did.
- Roger Bannister

The economy in the Valley will need to grow if students
want to come back and work with their specialized degrees.
We need to develop more to create more opportunities.
- Frank Murphy

I notice that students, particularly for gay students,
it's too easy to write about my last trick or something.
It's not very interesting to the reader.
- Thom Gunn

I no longer teach law.
But when I did I advised my students that they should
never accept a case if it meant that by doing so you couldn't sleep at night.
- Christopher Darden

I have taught students from the New York City area
so long I have a special affinity and rapport with them.
It surprises me sometimes that there are students from anywhere else.
- Robert Morgan

Until these college students came into town,
we were all very poor and didn't have money to do anything.
- Santiago Durango

I think it's good for the composer to teach because
you always have new students and you have to begin
at the beginning and make things clear.
- John Corigliano

The higher the social class of other students the higher
any given student's achievement.
- James S. Coleman

One of the most important improvements in the No Child
Left Behind Act for migrant students was the requirement
for electronic transfer of migrant student records.
- Ruben Hinojosa

Students now arrive at the university ignorant and
cynical about our political heritage,
lacking the wherewithal to be either inspired by it
or seriously critical of it.
- Allan Bloom

To those of you who received honours,
awards and distinctions, I say well done.
And to the C students, I say you, too,
can be president of the United States.
- George W. Bush

The advice I am giving always to all my students is
above all to study the music profoundly...
music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands,
very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
- Andres Segovia

I teach writing courses and first of all,
I teach my students what prosody is.
- Theodore Sturgeon

I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm
for science there is among elementary school youngsters
than among college students.
- Carl Sagan

Blue cheese contains natural amphetamines.
Why are students not informed about this?
- Mark E. Smith

Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry,
creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among
students and become their role model.
- Abdul Kalam

Students rarely disappoint teachers who assure them
in advance that they are doomed to failure.
- Sidney Hook

Students must have initiative; they should not be mere imitators.
They must learn to think and act for themselves -
and be free.
- Cesar Chavez

In the war, most young men were inducted into the armed forces at the age of 17.
A group of students was permitted to attend university
before taking part in wartime research projects.
- John Pople

My attitude toward graduate students was different,
I must say.
I used graduate students as colleagues:
I gave them the best problems to work on,
and I encouraged them.
- Frank Press

When the students were killed at Kent State,
the cast voted to do a demonstration from the stage,
and I abstained.
- Holly Near

Since I was an atheist for many years and came to believe
in God through my studies in science,
it frustrated me to see students and parents who viewed
faith and science as enemies.
- John Clayton

The number of students participating in A.P.
has more than doubled in 10 years, and today almost 15,000 U.S.
schools offer A.P.
courses.
- Gaston Caperton

Students achieving Oneness will move on to Twoness.
- Woody Allen

The result was, when Congress convened in January 1971,
everyone was now an environmentalist.
They had seen a new force, college students,
who favored the environment.
- Pete McCloskey

I have witnessed how education opens doors,
and I know that when sound instruction takes place,
students experience the joys of new-found knowledge
and the ability to excel.
- Daniel Akaka

It can be summed up in one sentence.
Does this person have something to teach my students?
No one has ever let us down.
- James Lipton

Excitement in education and student productivity,
the ability to get a result that you want from students,
go together and cannot be separated.
- Major Owens

People can't draw now and don't feel it's necessary.
Art students don't seem to want to draw.
- Jonathan Miller

One works in one's laboratory - one's chaotic laboratory -
with students and colleagues,
doing what one most wants to do - then all this happens!
It is overwhelming.
- Haldan Keffer Hartline

It's a staggering transition for high school students
that found they could study five hours a week and make As and Bs.
- John Gardner

And then we moved to New Jersey and I went to the Art Students League.
- Donald Judd

There's definitely a world view among college students
that appreciates the need to act in the international community.
- Jeanne Shaheen

I had a hard time convincing students that they were
going to North Africa to understand the North Africans,
not to understand themselves.
- Clifford Geertz

I told the students that whatever they did in class was for the wastebasket.
- Imogen Cunningham

It is, all in all, a historic error to believe that
the master makes the school;
the students make it!
- Robert Musil

We can teach a lot of things, but if the teacher can't
relate by talking to a group of friendly students,
he'll never be a competent teacher.
- William Glasser

Pell Grants are, and have been, critically important
tools in making higher education a possibility for lower-
and middle-income students.
- Christopher Dodd

I find it shameful that in nearly all the universities of Europe,
Palestinian students sponsor and nurture anti-Semitism.
- Oriana Fallaci

I tell my students to try early in life to find an unattainable objective.
- George Wald

The lopsided attitudes of college professors pose a
serious challenge to learning because students are
so susceptible to becoming lopsided sheep.
- Suzanne Fields

It's a very good thing for students also to be exposed
to people who aren't film students or film scholars
but who work in the world of film.
- Robert Mayer

I tried to stir the imagination and enthusiasms of students to take risks,
to do what they were most afraid of doing,
to widen their horizons of action.
- James Broughton

Teachers make a difference, and we would serve our
students better by focusing on attracting and retaining
the quality teachers by raising teacher pay.
- Jeb Bush

Students don't know who Mark Twain was because he wasn't on the test.
- Kinky Friedman

Having been an educator for so many years I know that
all a good teacher can do is set a context,
raise questions or enter into a kind of a dialogic
relationship with their students.
- Godfrey Reggio

They change.
They're different.
There are no two alike, that's the miracle of it.
But if they have something to teach the students.
You can see them writing during the show.
- James Lipton

In our Nation, approximately 22.5 million children
ride school buses to and from school each day,
which accounts for 54 percent of all students attending grade school.
- Kenny Marchant

When our thousands of Chinese students abroad return home,
you will see how China will transform itself.
- Deng Xiaoping

The College Access and Opportunity Act addresses the
important need to make higher education more affordable
and easier to access for low and middle-income students.
- Ron Lewis

Everyone in those days expected that art students were wild,
licentious characters.
We didn't know how to be, but we sure were anxious to learn.
- Norman Rockwell

I told the students that we can exert pressure without resorting to violence,
and that we can move towards democracy without violence;
that way,
God will allow it.
- Abdurrahman Wahid

In my introductory course, Anthropology 160,
the Forms of Folklore, I try to show the students what
the major and minor genres of folklore are,
and how they can be analyzed.
- Alan Dundes

If you improve education by teaching for competence,
eliminating schooling, and connecting with students,
the test scores will improve.
- William Glasser

I learned quickly, as I tell my graduate students now,
there are no answers in the back of the book when the
equipment doesn't work or the measurements look strange.
- Martin Lewis Perl

I wasn't really into body piercings until I found that
about half my female students had them.
- Kathy Acker

When I speak to students and they ask how much money you can make in art,
as if that is a reason to persue it,
I tell them to do something else.
- Joe Murray

One of the unfortunate things about our education system
is that we do not teach students how to avail themselves
of their subconscious capabilities.
- Bill Lear

Instead of educating students, these professors are
trying to indoctrinate them.
- David Horowitz

Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers,
motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.
- Bob Beauprez

When schools produce students who learned to think
on the left or on the right,
they're not thinking for themselves.
- David Horowitz

I tell my students to try to know molecules,
so well that when they have some question involving molecules,
they can ask themselves, What would I do if I were that molecule?
- George Wald


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