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My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
College isn't the place to go for ideas.
Going to college offered me the chance to play football for four more years.
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories.
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
I've had tendinitis since college.
Never get married in college; it's hard to get a start if a prospective employer finds you've already made one mistake.
College is a refuge from hasty judgment.
In college I never realized the opportunities available to a pro athlete. I've been given the chance to meet all kinds of people, to travel and expand my financial capabilities, to get ideas and learn about life, to create a world apart from basketball.
For college seniors there should be a week of being allowed to cry. Just break down and cry because you are scared and don't know what's next.
When should a college athlete turn pro? Not until he has earned all he can in college as an amateur.
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
I don't believe we are supposed to go through life defeated and not having enough money to pay our bills or send our kids to college.
If we choose to keep those tax breaks for millionaires and billionaires, if we choose to keep a tax break for corporate jet owners, if we choose to keep tax breaks for oil and gas companies that are making hundreds of billions of dollars, then that means we've got to cut some kids off from getting a college scholarship.
The aim of a college education is to teach you to know a good man when you see one.
I've met graduating college kids facing loan payments and a bad economy, and they are worried that they won't be able to get a job. This is not the way America needs to be.
I learned more about the economy from one South Dakota dust storm that I did in all my years of college.
Hubert H. Humphrey
I learned law so well, the day I graduated I sued the college, won the case, and got my tuition back.
Seriousness is stupidity sent to college.
P. J. O'Rourke
I was born in Harlem, raised in the South Bronx, went to public school, got out of public college, went into the Army, and then I just stuck with it.
Life is the most exciting opportunity we have. But we have one shot. You graduate from college once, and that's it. You're going out of that nest. And you have to find that courage that's deep, deep, deep in there. Every step of the way.
Earnestness is stupidity sent to college.
P. J. O'Rourke
October is a fine and dangerous season in America. a wonderful time to begin anything at all. You go to college, and every course in the catalogue looks wonderful.
Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
Marian Wright Edelman
However my parents - both of whom came from impoverished backgrounds and neither of whom had been to college, took the view that my overactive imagination was an amusing quirk that would never pay a mortgage or secure a pension.
J. K. Rowling
Millions of young Americans have graduated from college during the Obama presidency, ready to use their gifts and get moving in life. Half of them can't find the work they studied for, or any work at all. So here's the question: Without a change in leadership, why would the next four years be any different from the last four years?
All of my friends who have younger siblings who are going to college or high school - my number one piece of advice is: You should learn how to program.
I went to college for four years.
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