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School Life Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about School Life

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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

Related topics: Cute Whimsey Life Human-Nature Psychology

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

I'm a teenager, but I'm independent -
I have my own apartment,
I have my own life.
And I think I have learned more than any of those teenagers have in school.
I learned to be responsible, leaving my family and coming here alone.
- Adriana Lima

Everything that is worthwhile in life is scary.
Choosing a school, choosing a career,
getting married, having kids -
all those things are scary.
If it is not fearful, it is not worthwhile.
- Paul Tornier

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But life is a great school.
It thrashes and bangs and teaches you.
- Nikita Khrushchev

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

I really don't like to do back-to-back movies.
I concentrate on things at home.
My family and school life are important to me.
I try to do one movie a year.
- Anna Chlumsky


 

So the ethic I was taught in school resulted in the
path I chose in my life following school.
- Kevin Mitnick

Art imitates life.
Life imitates high school.
- Brad Holland

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

I like this job - most days I have a chance to make
breakfast and take the kids to school or to read 'em a bedtime story.
It's almost like a normal life.
- Mark Harmon

I'm the first to admit I've had a sheltered life.
I grew up in the country and went to a boarding school.
It was all just part of the business -
be nice to everyone and all that.
- Adam Rickitt

That's my advice to all homosexuals,
whether they're in the Boy Scouts,
or in the Army or in high school: Shut up,
don't tell anybody what you do, your life will be a lot easier.
- Bill O'Reilly

I sang in church choir all my life, through elementary school,
junior high and high school.
- Kevin Richardson

I grew up in a very nice house in Houston,
went to private school all my life and I've never even been to the 'hood.
Not that there's anything wrong with the 'hood.
- Beyonce Knowles

And so for a couple of years my life was divided between
my music and my school books.
- James Weldon Johnson

I think seeing Pryor's first movie, Live In Concert,
when I was in high school changed my life.
Pryor really put the heart in darkness for me.
- Marc Maron

Life is a school of probability.
- Walter Bagehot

My school days were the happiest days of my life;
which should give you some indication of the misery
I've endured over the past twenty-five years.
- Paul Merton

In my own life, I decided to leave meat off my plate in medical school,
but was a bit slow to realise that dairy products and
eggs are not health foods either.
- Neal Barnard

I have been looking forward to this age of my life for a long time.
In my twenties, I marked the days on the calendar -
I was sick of playing high-school kids.
- Rob Lowe

School is a foretaste of life.
- Georg Brandes

I never went to business school.
I was just bumbling through a lot of my life.
I was like the guy behind the curtain in The Wizard of Oz.
- David Geffen

I had to go to Sunday school once or twice in my life,
and that's where I commented someplace on hearing.
- John Hawkes

By the time a man is 35 he knows that the images of the right man,
the tough man, the true man which he received in high
school do not work in life.
- Robert Bly

I have the life of Riley.
I take my kids to school, do a bit of work in the afternoon,
pick my kids up, microwave a meal, hang out with my kids,
and work for a couple of hours.
- Sheena Easton

I was a loner in high school.
I keep to myself, but I love life.
- Clea Duvall

I have to say I've worked very few days of my life.
I used to have to cut the lawn, and when I was in junior high school,
I worked at a concession stand at a stadium.
- Steve Nash

If every day in the life of a school could be the last day but one,
there would be little fault to find with it.
- Stephen Leacock

My background was art school, documentary director
and surfer with a keen interest in thrilling acts of
life threatening stupidity.
- Yahoo Serious

I had been singing all my life, but I started acting in high school.
- Kevin Richardson

Jews were asked when life begins.
For them it's when they finally graduate medical school.
- Evan Sayet

Be in the habit of experimenting with your clothing
so that you don't get stuck for life with a self-image
developed over the course of high school.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Exeter was, I suspect, more crucial in my life than
in the lives of most members of my class,
and conceivably, than in the lives of almost anyone
else who ever attended the school.
- John Knowles

All through my school life I was appalled by the fact
that masters and senior boys were allowed quite literally to wound other boys,
and sometimes very severely.
- Roald Dahl

We're not in high school anymore and we've had a little
more life experiences to help us better understand
what were going through in terms of stardom and recognition.
- Jay Hernandez

I think school is so much harder than real life.
People are so much more accepting when they are adults.
- Natalie Portman

The chief reason for going to school is to get the
impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.
- Robert Frost

When I went to the University, the medical school was
the only place where one could hope to find the means to study life,
its nature, its origins, and its ills.
- Albert Claude

No skill shapes a child's future success in school
or in life more than the ability to read.
- Bob Riley

I take the kids to church and Sunday school.
They love it.
I really think it's important for a child to feel that
there are things that are bigger than your life out there.
- Reese Witherspoon

My father followed, during most of his life,
the precarious occupation of a country school teacher.
- Simon Newcomb

Remember, I'm the kind of kid who used to get stuffed
into a locker by school bullies.
I've never felt like I'm a big star at any level of my life.
- Winona Ryder

When I look back, it was a strange period in my life,
looking at my childhood and then my teenage years and
forming Slayer when I was still 17,
not out of high school.
- Dave Lombardo

You don't appreciate a lot of stuff in school until you get older.
Little things like being spanked every day by a middle-aged woman:
Stuff you pay good money for in later life.
- Emo Philips

Drugs are in every walk of life - doctors,
lawyers, preachers, the guy who works for IBM,
teenagers on the street, teenagers in school.
- Smokey Robinson

School is practice for future life, practice makes
perfect and nobodys perfect,
so why practice?
- Billie Joe Armstrong

I'm a layperson.
I barely got out of high school.
I have no business telling people what to do or my big philosophy on life.
I'm certainly not going to write any sort of memoir.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

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

When someone has the desire to go to school and has
the ability but can't get into our schools,
that's wrong.
Education drives the economy and the quality of life.
- Jack Miller

The stage was our school, our home, our life.
- Lillian Gish

Some of today's athletes do not have that kind of pride.
They left school at 16, have never had a job in their
life and are getting Lottery funding,
earning money as an athlete.
- Linford Christie

I've been playing music all my life,
from being a choir soloist at Symphony Hall as a youngster
to playing in bands through high school and college at Kent State.
Went in the service at 17, out before I was 21.
- Arthur Godfrey

When I was still in prep school - 14,
15 - I started keeping notebooks, journals.
I started writing, almost like landscape drawing or life drawing.
I never kept a diary, I never wrote about my day and what happened to me,
but I described things.
- John Irving

I loved to read and to write, but then something happened.
As I made my way through school, I kept getting handed
books to read that didn't excite me and didn't even
remotely connect to the realities of my life.
- R. A. Salvatore

Although reading the classics in Latin in school may
be not as fulfilling as it would be at a more mature age,
few scientists can afford the time for such diversion later in life.
- George Andrew Olah

When I finished school, I took my entire life savings -
$5,000 -
and invested it in a business.
I was young.
I was inexperienced.
But I was an entrepreneur, and I was proud.
And in six weeks, I was broke.
- Mark Warner

When I left school I went on trip around the world -
I only got as far as Australia,
but like a bloody fool I cut it short because of a girl.
It's probably one of my big regrets in life.
- Ben Nicholson

They are deceptively simple.
I admit that.
But for me, all my life I try to simplify things.
As a child in school, things were very hard for me to understand often,
and I developed a knack, I think.
I developed a process to simplify things so I would understand them.
- Eric Carle

I went back to graduate school with the clear intention
that what I wanted to do with my life was to improve societies,
and the way to do that was to find out what made economies
work the way they did or fail to work.
- Douglass North

School divides life into two segments,
which are increasingly of comparable length.
As much as anything else, schooling implies custodial
care for persons who are declared undesirable elsewhere
by the simple fact that a school has been built to serve them.
- Ivan Illich

When I doing dinner theater in high school,
I was talking to a woman who had been in the business
for a while and I said I want to act,
that's all I want to do with my life and she said if
you're serious then you need to hone every discipline you can.
- Blair Underwood

I've been very physical my whole life.
I went out hiking and camping for days in the Australian forest,
and when I trained at drama school for three years,
we did a whole lot on stage-fighting techniques.
And I was a dancer from 5 to 18, so I have a memory for choreography.
- Yvonne Strahovski

I told her it was a bigger than life musical,
that all the actors were going to be about the same age,
late twenties into thirties.
It would be a style; a kind of surreal high school.
- Randal Kleiser

When the time came to make a decision about what do in life,
I found myself thinking that acting was the thing I loved to do,
so I applied to drama school.
And then, I didn't get in - twice.
- Emily Watson

Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience.
Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go,
but, without the discipline of real life,
they remain of the nature of theory only.
- Samuel Smiles

My father had not even completed high school when he
started as an office boy working for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company,
and I am not sure that my mother completed high school.
- Douglass North

For the 95 per cent whose only means of schooling is
the district or the city school,
we must provide what we are not now providing,
an education that will better fit them for the struggle of life.
- Arthur Capper

Say there's a white kid who lives in a nice home,
goes to an all-white school, and is pretty much having
everything handed to him on a platter -
for him to pick up a rap tape is incredible to me,
because what that's saying is that he's living a fantasy life of rebellion.
- Eminem

The two things I was positive about in life were that
I was going to be a teacher at a boarding school or
an operative with the CIA posted abroad.
I could write a book about all the things I was sure about.
- Tucker Carlson

By the time I reached high school my father's grocery
store had made our life adequately comfortable and I was able to choose,
without any practical encumbrances, the subjects that
I wanted to pursue in college.
- Sidney Altman


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