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Scholarship Quotes

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Men have a respect for scholarship and learning
greatly out of proportion to the use they commonly serve.
- Henry David Thoreau

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I got a scholarship to Seattle University and I was
writing arrangements for singers and everybody.
But the music course was too dry and I really wanted to get away from home.
- Quincy Jones

It's not proper for a professor to go before a class
and promote one party or another.
That's not academic scholarship.
- Juan Cole

Scholarship was one thing, drudgery another.
I very soon concluded that nothing would induce me to read,
let alone make notes on, hundreds and hundreds of very,
very, very boring books.
- Simon Raven

 

I got into Julliard on almost a full scholarship.
- Christine Baranski

The difference between science and the fuzzy subjects
is that science requires reasoning while those other
subjects merely require scholarship.
- Robert A. Heinlein

I didn't get an athletics scholarship at a major school.
- Edwin Moses

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We are a studying nation.
Scholarship from science is important to the whole
world and those people need to be able to be safe and secure in what they do.
- Malcolm Wallop

Scholarship except by accident is never the measure of a person's power.
- J. G. Holland

Sure enough, it wasn't long until I got a call,
telling me I had a scholarship there.
It was the only scholarship offer I had and,
believe me, I jumped at it.
- Jack Youngblood

True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist,
but what they mean; it is not memory but judgment.
- James Russell Lowell

My father had a brilliant scholastic record in high
school and was awarded a college scholarship.
Unfortunately he had to turn it down so that he could
continue to support his family.
- Tony Visconti

I paid for my own education by scholarship until I left university.
- Ellen Wilkinson

I won a scholarship with the Brixton School of Building.
I screwed around, not putting in a proper attendance.
- Ronald Biggs

A girl didn't get an athletic scholarship until the
fall of 1972 for the very first time.
- Billie Jean King

For scholarship - if it is to be scholarship -
requires,
in addition to liberty, that the truth take precedence
over all sectarian interests,
including self-interest.
- John Charles Polanyi

I got a gymnastics scholarship to college,
fell in love with my true love of my whole life -
who I'm married to now -
and he was a virgin too.
It was very romantic.
- Victoria Jackson

Originality is the essence of true scholarship.
Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.
- Nnamdi Azikiwe

I went to the High School for Performing Arts,
and to Howard University on a talent scholarship.
- Anthony Anderson

But my mother loved The Elephant Man,
and my father gave David Lynch a scholarship to study in Rome.
- Isabella Rossellini

I wanted to go to medical school.
But, I never got a college scholarship.
- Edwin Moses

I ended up turning down a full scholarship of music
at the conservatory to pay to go to cooking school.
- Emeril Lagasse

My own ideals for the university are those of a genuine
democracy and serious scholarship.
These two, indeed, seem to go together.
- Woodrow Wilson

They greatly respected scholarship in itself,
but they also impressed upon us that there were great
opportunities available for those who were well educated.
I received my primary and secondary education in Chicago.
- Jerome Isaac Friedman

The respect for human rights, essential if we are to use technology wisely,
is not something alien that must be grafted onto science.
On the contrary, it is integral to science,
as also to scholarship in general.
- John Charles Polanyi

I turned down a scholarship to Yale.
The problem with college is that there's a tendency
to mistake preparation for productivity.
You can prepare all you want, but if you never roll
the dice you'll never be successful.
- Shia LaBeouf

I didn't get the degree because in my last year,
for my thesis film I made a feature called Permanent
Vacation and they'd given me a scholarship,
the Louis B Mayer fellowship and they made a mistake.
- Jim Jarmusch

Everywhere you look, there is a charity or a project
in school to get involved in.
In eighth grade, there was this program called CJSF,
California Junior Scholarship Foundation.
We were involved in soup kitchens and toy drives,
and your school can set up something like that.
If your school doesn't have a program like that,
set one up.
- Lindsey Shaw

I abandoned chemistry to concentrate on mathematics and physics.
In 1942, I travelled to Cambridge to take the scholarship
examination at Trinity College,
received an award and entered the university in October 1943.
- John Pople

So I applied to medical school and received a scholarship
at Washington University in St.
Louis.
Washington University turned out to be a lucky choice.
The faculty was scholarly and dedicated and accessible to students.
- Daniel Nathans

We also learn that this country and the Western world
have no monopoly of goodness and truth and scholarship,
we begin to appreciate the ingredients that are indispensable
to making a better world.
In a life of learning that is, perhaps,
the greatest lesson of all.
- John Hope Franklin

Looking ahead, I believe that the underlying importance of higher education,
of science, of technology, of research and scholarship to our quality of life,
to the strength of our economy, to our security in
many dimensions will continue to be the most important message.
- Charles Vest

The first big break was winning a scholarship to go to Cambridge University.
I was very lucky, because my parents couldn't have
afforded a university education for me.
Without a scholarship I couldn't possibly have gone.
- Trevor Nunn

I was going to be an architect.
I graduated with a degree in architecture and I had
a scholarship to go back to Princeton and get my Masters in architecture.
I'd done theatricals in college, but I'd done them because it was fun.
- James Stewart

The real evidence is not practically speaking in scholarship
but in how Jesus and the Christianity based on him
manifest themselves in the lives of practising Christians.
Their lives are the proofs of their beliefs.
- Lionel Blue

I studied chemical engineering.
I was a good student, but these were the hard times of the depression,
my scholarship came to an end, and it was necessary
to work to supplement the family income.
- Jack Steinberger

A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort
is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
- Lao Tzu

A good writer is basically a story teller,
not a scholar or a redeemer of mankind.
- Isaac Bashevis Singer

I am a scholar of life.
Every night before I go to sleep, I analyze every detail of what I did that day.
I evaluate things and people, which helps me avoid mistakes.
- Compay Segundo

His locked, lettered, braw brass collar,
Shewed him the gentleman and scholar.
- Robert Burns

The humblest painter is a true scholar;
and the best of scholars the scholar of nature.
- William Hazlitt

If the scholar feels that he must know everything about any topic,
he is in trouble - and will not publish with a clear conscience.
- Kenneth L. Pike

Every person seems to acknowledge his greatness.
He blends together the profound politician with the scholar.
- William Pierce

The diligent scholar is he that loves himself,
and desires to have reason to applaud and love himself.
- William Godwin

The learner always begins by finding fault,
but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

All that you may achieve or discover you will regard
as a fragment of a larger pattern of the truth which
from the separate approaches every true scholar is striving to descry.
- Abbott L. Lowell

I am an old scholar, better-looking now than when I was young.
That's what sitting on your ass does to your face.
- Leonard Cohen

I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades.
- Duffy Daugherty

And let a scholar all earth's volumes carry,
he will be but a walking dictionary:
a mere articulate clock.
- George Chapman

Each day is the scholar of yesterday.
- Publilius Syrus

I'm a reporter.
I'm not a scholar.
- Peter Jennings

Iron sharpens iron; scholar, the scholar.
- William Drummond

He was a rake among scholars, and a scholar among rakes.
- Thomas B. Macaulay

But as the arms-control scholar Thomas Schelling once noted,
two things are very expensive in international life:
promises when they succeed and threats when they fail.
- Fareed Zakaria

Genius, scholar, and war hero though he is,
you have to admit - or maybe you should think about admitting -
that George Bush might have rushed things a little in invading Iraq.
- Alan Colmes

If I were to adopt pure mechanism as a philosophy,
there would be no way I could choose to be a scholar.
- Kenneth L. Pike

I would like to be a scholar in whatever I do,
a scholar is never finished, he is always seeking and I am always seeking.
- Ahmad Jamal

Personally I discovered that you could go through the
academy as a young scholar,
come out, and almost immediately have an impact on
the academic environment.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon

Over the years my mom has become a self-taught Biblical scholar.
- Kathie Lee Gifford

Every scholar, I presume, is not, necessarily,
a man of sense.
- Samuel Richardson

It has been the acknowledged right of every Marxist
scholar to read into Marx the particular meaning that
he himself prefers and to treat all others with indignation.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

When I'm writing for Esquire, my conscious thought is,
I'm not writing for American Scholar.
- Denis Johnson

A scholar is like a book written in a dead language.
It is not every one that can read in it.
- William Hazlitt

My grandfather, on my father's side,
helped to draft one of the first constitutions of China.
He was a fairly well-known scholar.
- Maya Lin

The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal,
should come in contact with other minds.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I'm a good scholar when it comes to reading but a blotting
kind of writer when you give me a pen.
- J. M. Synge

Truth, which is important to a scholar,
has got to be concrete.
And there is nothing more concrete than dealing with babies,
burps and bottles, frogs and mud.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

To the rest of us the supreme vindication of the scholar's
view lies in their invincible allegiance to the Jewish heritage -
a steadfastness that has been matched only by that of their rescuers.
- Henrietta Szold

The Scriptures of the Old and New Testament,
said an eminent scholar, have God for their Author,
the Salvation of mankind for their end,
and Truth without any mixture of error for their matter.
- Adam Clarke

I can scarcely manage to scribble a tolerable English letter.
I know that I am not a scholar, but meantime I am aware
that no man living knows better than I do the habits of our birds.
- John James Audubon

In my teens, I developed a passionate idolatry for
a teacher of English literature.
I wanted to do something that he would approve of more,
so I thought I should be some sort of a scholar.
- Trevor Nunn


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