Back to School Quotes



I care not what subject is taught, if only it be taught well.
-T. H. Huxley
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The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have given his life.
-Ernest Renan
It doesn't make much difference what you study, as long as you don't like it.
-Finley Peter Dunne
I do not know what 'moss' stands for in the proverb , but if it stood for useful knowledge... I gathered more moss by rolling than I ever did at school.
-Ernest Shakleton
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If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
- Edgar W. Howe
Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
- A Chinese Proverb
As long as there are tests, there will be prayer in schools.
-Author Unknown
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I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.
-Winston Churchill
When a teacher calls a boy by his entire name, it means trouble.
- Mark Twain
You send your child to the schoolmaster, but 'tis the schoolboys who educate him.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
- Mahatma

Funny Back to School Quotes

I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
- Mark Twain
In youth we learn; in age we understand.
- Von Ebner-Eschenbach
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It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
- Epictetus
No wonder the teacher knows so much; she has the book.
- Edgar Watson Howe
If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein

Back to School Quotes For Teachers

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
- Benjamin Franklin
The important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle.
- Pierre de Coubertin
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
- Goethe
Every truth has four corners: as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
- Confucius
Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.
- William Wordsworth
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
George Bernard Shaw
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Aristotle

Back To School Quotes For Kids

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
-John Dewey
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.
- Winnie the Pooh

Welcome Back to School Quotes For Kids

The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
Bishop Mandell Creighton
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
Abbé Dimnet
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing worth knowing can be taught.
Oscar Wilde
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
Kahlil Gibran
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
- Henry Ford
The important thing is not to stop questioning.
- Albert Einstein
The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
- W.B. Yeats
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
- Victor Hugo
Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.
- Plato