Every schoolmaster after the age of forty-nine, is inclined to flatulence is apt to swallow frequently and to puff
If the school sends out children with a desire for knowledge and some idea of how to acquire and use it, it will have done its work
Why may not the Bible and especially the New Testament be read and taught as a divine revelation in school? Where else can the purest principles of morality be learned so clearly or so perfectly as from the New Testament?
School days are the unhappiest in the whole span if human existence. They are full of dull, unintelligible tasks, new and unpleasant ordinances, with brutal violations of common sense and common decency.
After a feller gits famous it don't take long fer some one t' bob up that used t' set by him at school
To open avenues to political place and power for all classes of women would cause [the] humble labors of the family and school to be still more undervalued and shunned.
The reactionaries are in possession of force, in not only the army and police, but in the press and the schools
Together we have come to realize that for most men the right to learn is curtailed by the obligation to attend school
We learn not in the school, but in life
I'd love to go to school, but every time I try I get a movie. That's actually how I get work: I enroll. That's like my good luck charm.
In my Sunday School class there was a beautiful little girl with golden curls. I was smitten at once and still am.
Our public schools began as ministries of the church; now it is time to return them to the Lord
Going to school does not make a person educated, any more than going to a garage makes a person a car
If all the rich and all of the church people should send their children to the public schools they would feel bound to concentrate their money on improving these schools until they met the highest ideals.
Sunday School: A prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents
School and education should not be confused; it is only school that can be made easy
A high-school teacher, after all, is a person deputized by the rest of us to explain to the young what sort of world they are living in, and to defend, if possible, the part their elders are playing in it
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.
Real improvement in our schools is not simply a matter of spending more, it is a matter of expecting more.
The school has always been the most important means of transferring the wealth of tradition from one generation to the next. This applies today in an even higher degree than in former times, for through modern development of economic life, the family
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The school is that last expenditure upon which Americans should be willing to economize
We class schools into four grades: leading school, first-rate school, good school and school.
After a fellow gets famous it doesn't take long for someone to bob up that used to sit by him in school
Maintaining order in the classrooms has never been easy [and] it is evident that the school setting requires some easing of the restrictions to which searches by public authorities are ordinarily subject.