school quotes

I'm not the only Labour MP who sent their child to public school but I'm the only one who's questioned about it.Diane Abbott

You got guys now declaring they're ready to play pro ball in their second or third year of high school. It's crazy! They're missing so much.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

I didn't go to school a lot.Victoria Abril

I went to dance classes from 9 in the morning until 1, then to school from 3 to 10 at night, always under the threat that if I failed a single course I could forget about dancing.Victoria Abril

I was a completely below-average high school student. I never went to college.Grant Achatz

When I began going to school and learned to read, I encountered stories of other people and other lands.Chinua Achebe

I enjoyed reading and learning at school, and at university I enjoyed extending my reading and learning. Once I left Cambridge, I went to Yale as a fellow. I spent two years there. After that, George Gale made me literary editor of 'The Spectator.'Peter Ackroyd

I was the dork in high school who sang musical numbers up and down the hallways.Amy Adams

I didn't necessarily fit in in high school. I felt very awkward. I still feel completely awkward and weird in my body sometimes. I'm hoping that's going to go away, but I've just embraced it as reality.Amy Adams

There was a small window when I wanted to be an astronaut. It may have coincided with not getting cast in a high school play.Patrick J. Adams

At an early age, I quit high school at 17 and joined the Air Force.Sandy Adams

America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.Jane Addams

In primary school in south-eastern Nigeria, I was taught that Hosni Mubarak was the president of Egypt. I learned the same thing in secondary school. In university, Mubarak was still president of Egypt. I came to assume, subconsciously, that he - and others like Paul Biya in Cameroon and Muammar Gaddafi in Libya - would never leave.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Like most of my friends in school, I was a member of multiple circulating libraries; and all of us, to begin with, borrowed and read the same things.Aravind Adiga

My mother taught public school, went to Harvard and then got her master's there and taught fifth and sixth grade in a public school. My dad had a more working-class lifestyle. He didn't go to college. He was an auto mechanic and a bartender and a janitor at Harvard.Ben Affleck

People decided that I was the frat guy, even though I've never been inside a fraternity, or the guy who beat them up at school, even though that wasn't me at all.Ben Affleck

Often times the public school teachers are ridiculed or they are made to feel inferior but this is really undeserved.Peter Agre

Following my junior year in high school, I went on a camping trip through Russia in a group led by Horst Momber, a young language teacher from Roosevelt.Peter Agre

Painting, drawing - I'm really into photography, I've done it since high school.Dianna Agron

In high school, I taught dance classes for 3-year-olds up to 16-year-olds, so between that and some bat mitzvah money, I saved up a pretty good nest egg to move to L.A.Dianna Agron