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I did a lot of student acting when I was young.
My freshman year, I ran for student class president and lost. The next year, I ran for student class vice president, and I won.
Every student of comedy should see Dame Edna at least twice.
Many writers can't make a living. So to be able to teach how to write is valuable to them. But I don't really know about its value to the student. I don't mean it's useless. But I wouldn't have wanted anyone to teach me how to write.
As a student, I wrote English reports on science fiction.
As a drama student I got into Thirties and Forties suits.
I was a Jewish rabbinical student for 12 years, and studied the Bible all the time.
I had no student friends to talk to about literature. My tutor was a really nice man, very charming - but he had no literary judgment.
V. S. Naipaul
I wanted to be a film student again, as a man in my 60s. To go someplace alone and see what you can cook up, with non-existent budgets. I didn't want to be surrounded by comforts and colleagues, which you have when when you're a big time director. I wanted to write personal works.
Francis Ford Coppola
If I had had me for a student I would have thrown me out of class immediately.
I have a lot of influences. I'm American-schooled. I'm classically trained. I'm a pretty universal student, if you will. I have a lot of degrees, which really don't pay the rent. I have two doctorate degrees, I have a bachelor's degree, but I'm still a cook.
When I was a grad student at MIT, I had a chance to become friends with the Viking Mission's chief scientist, Dr. Gerald Soffen. Viking was the first Mars lander looking for signs of life on Mars.
Though some student activists of the 1960s may have idolized Alinsky, he didn't particularly idolize them.
I was your C student. I paid attention in the classes that were about how to get elected.
I'm still a student of fashion, but I like hooking up with the people that really know how to make cool clothes.
I was a D student in high school and on the dean's list in college.
Occasionally a student writer comes up with something really beautiful and moving, and you won't know for years if it was an accident or the first burst of something wonderful.
You might say those who can't repay their student debts shouldn't have borrowed in the first place. But they had no way of knowing just how bad the jobs market would become.
I was a senior high school student at the Far Eastern University when the war with Japan broke out in 1941.
F. Sionil Jose
We had a great dramatics department in school, so I did a lot of plays and theatre there. Later, when I was the captain of our student's ward, I figured out that if you find something you really love to do, you don't have to work for the rest of your life! You can just have fun and still excel in it because you enjoy what you do.
Hypersegregated inner-city schools - in which one finds no more than five or ten white children, at the very most, within a student population of as many as 3,000 - are the norm, not the exception, in most northern urban areas today.
Finally, I was no longer a student and was making music for myself.
My son Barry, of course, has been on from the beginning. And his son Shane is playing now a med student regularly on the show. And at one point or another, I've had all four of his kids on the show.
Dick Van Dyke
I was not a student of Wall Street, but I was a quick study.
I just want to go to university and have fun - I want to be an ordinary student. I'm only going to university. It's not like I'm getting married - though that's what it feels like sometimes.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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