Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Enter one or two keywords
to search these Positive Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on

Positive Quotes
Being Positive  |  Positive Affirmations  |  Positive Thinking  |  Positive Attitude  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Positive Quotes about Schools

Let these Schools quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

We are now at a point where we must educate our children
in what no one knew yesterday,
and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
- Margaret Mead

Related topics: Family Relationship Government Political Future Lesson

Sex education may be a good idea in the schools,
but I don't believe the kids should be given homework.
- Bill Cosby

Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.
- Mao Tse-Tung

If there were no schools to take the children away
from home part of the time,
the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
- Edward W. Howe

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


Do not marry a man to reform him.
That is what reform schools are for.
- Mae West

Don't marry a man to reform him -
that's what reform schools are for.
- Mae West

Jails and prisons are the complement of schools;
so many less as you have of the latter,
so many more must you have of the former.
- Horace Mann

 

Mr. Speaker, less than 10 percent of our Nation's children
walk or ride their bicycles to school,
and too many schools continue to invite fast-food vendors into their cafeterias.
- Lois Capps

I put forward formless and unresolved notions,
as do those who publish doubtful questions to debate in the schools,
not to establish the truth but to seek it.
- Michel de Montaigne

Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art;
it is the part the schools cannot recognize.
- James Joyce

Technology will eventually destroy the way schools are run now.
- Daniel Greenberg

The new rule of thumb is that 80% of a president's
time must be spent in raising funds for their schools.
- James E. Rogers

We must stop the trend of closing schools and building prisons.
- Gale Sayers

It will be a great day when our schools have all the money they need,
and our air force has to have a bake-sale to buy a bomber.
- Robert Fulghum

Also, schools share some responsibility and should
offer helpful orientations that include general information
about such recruitment efforts on their campuses.
- Rick Ross

For too long, we financed our schools in a way that
has systematically left large segments of our population behind.
- Ruben Hinojosa

Schools must stop being holding pens to keep energetic
young people off the job market and off the streets.
We stretch puberty out a long, long time.
- Toni Morrison

If a person wants to be publicly gay,
they should not be teaching in the public schools.
- Jim DeMint

So many schools have cut the music classes out of their curriculum.
We're trying to fill that gap by teaching the teachers
how to educate the kids about their musical heritage.
- Margaret Whiting

We are fortunate to live an area that is blessed with
outstanding schools and educators.
We are proud of the quality of education that they
provide to local students.
- Kenny Marchant

Well, we have to provide the world's best schools.
We certainly don't have them, but that's our objective.
- Michael Bloomberg

Catholic schools prepare every student to meet the
challenges of their future by developing their mind,
yes, but also their body and their soul and spirit.
- David Vitter

I went to the public schools myself.
And they were great for me.
- Charles Schumer

The wrong things are predominantly stressed in the schools -
things remote from the student's experience and need.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

Progress for black Americans depends on good schools
because education is the last great equalizer.
- Alphonso Jackson

Why can't teachers end up owning schools,
the way waiters can open their own restaurants?
- Peter Brimelow

Schools and libraries are the twin cornerstones of a civilized society.
Libraries are only good if people use them,
like books only exist when someone reads them.
- Nicholas Meyer

When schools produce students who learned to think
on the left or on the right,
they're not thinking for themselves.
- David Horowitz

I'm not actually teaching any more, but I am writing
pieces for schools all the time,
and for kids.
- Peter Maxwell Davies

I think the Republicans are subverted by the fact that
so many of their leaders send their kids to private schools,
they don't really have the stomach for the fight.
- Peter Brimelow

Education technology is very important because we have
a massive challenge in public schools.
- Major Owens

We don't focus as much in schools on educational knowledge
which requires thinking and application,
as we do on acquiring facts.
- William Glasser

After my stellar first grade academic achievements,
I continued to perform well in the city primary schools -
except for penmanship,
which was not my forte.
- Vernon L. Smith

A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting,
two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
- Lord Byron

As time goes on, all schools only get left alive if
they have found something special themselves.
- Ninette de Valois

We have a law that allows us to establish charter schools here in this state.
We ought to get going on it.
- Craig Benson

In the scattered settlements of this Diocese,
schools and Churches are of necessity for many years few in number,
and multitudes of both sexes are growing up in great ignorance.
- John Strachan

Of all work-schools, a good farm is probably the best for motor development.
- G. Stanley Hall

I'm on Governor Gray Davis' California Alliance Towards
Education to bring the arts back to high schools.
- Sally Kirkland

It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an
anchor for increasing rigor in our schools.
Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.
- Gaston Caperton

We should not permit prayer to be taken out of the schools;
that's the only way most of us got through.
- Sam Levenson

From 20 years of experience hiring artists out of the schools,
I know-they get worse every year.
They're absolutely ridiculously retarded now.
- John Kricfalusi

Female schools might be comprised in the list of those
worthy the public patronage,
with great propriety.
- Joseph Lancaster

Cultural dominance of middle-class norms prevail in
middle-class schools with a teacher teaching toward
those standards and with students striving to maintain those standards.
- James S. Coleman

Let's reintroduce corporal punishment in the schools -
and use it on the teachers.
- P. J. O'Rourke

I do not see any reason why they should not be given
the means to give their teachers just as high an education
as is secured by attendance at the Protestant schools.
- Charles Tupper

Let me go to Clinton's new proposal:
to have uniforms in public schools.
And people are doing that.
How come they're doing that? Dress codes!
I find that abhorrent.
- Russell Means

Ensuring a bright future for all our children is the
responsibility of the community,
the schools, families and like it or not-
politicians as well.
- Michael N. Castle

There is much more to schools than buildings.
There are academic activities, how it reaches the community
and its proximity to other programs.
- John Warner

The money in the schools overpowers the principles of the purpose.
- Miroslav Vitous

I would like to teach music.
It's weird the way they teach music in schools like Julliard these days.
- Bjork

I don't think the schools are getting as much money as they should.
- Matt Gonzalez

And there should not be a limit on the creation of new public schools.
We ought to expand choices for parents.
- John Engler

The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
- Will Rogers

The remoteness of my parents from the schools,
so unfashionable today, was often painful for me,
but I learned early to deal with an outside and sometimes hard world.
- Martin Lewis Perl

In this way, some film schools can be destructive.
- Richard King

We have an epidemic of sexual predators following our children,
whether it be on the computers, whether it be in our public parks,
whether it be in the workplace, or even our schools.
- Jon Porter

Headteachers and governing bodies run schools and that won't change.
- Estelle Morris

There is a shortage of teachers but the January 2001
schools census showed that teacher numbers were at
their highest level than at any time since 1984 -
and 11,000 higher than 1997.
- Estelle Morris

Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been
paramount in teaching the values that we as parents
seek to instill in our children.
- Joe Baca

Since the conception of our country,
America has held that parents,
not schools, teachers, and certainly not courts,
hold the primary responsibility of educating their children.
- John Doolittle

Charter schools have a far higher proportion of teachers who are not certified.
- Maggie Gallagher

You know how much I am inclined to explain all disputes
among philosophical schools as merely verbal disputes
or at least to derive them originally from verbal disputes.
- Moses Mendelssohn

Many students graduate from college and professional schools,
including those of social work, nursing,
medicine, teaching and law, with crushing debt burdens.
- Jon Porter

There were schools and hospitals who were ready to
take people with undescribed injuries,
but not necessarily ready to take people with severe radiation poisoning.
- William Scranton

The promise of education reform can never be fulfilled
without adequate funding,
and by shortchanging our schools, President Bush is
breaking his promise to our children.
- Joe Lieberman

That's the reason some schools of thinking don't rule
out a destruction of the Chinese military potential
before the situation grows worse than it is today.
It's bad enough now.
- Curtis Lemay

They take pride in their schools.
They begin to participate, where, when they are renters,
they don't do that.
So what we're doing by this program is strengthening America.
- Alphonso Jackson

The art schools...
you get young kids doing the most vile and meaningless crap.
I think they believe every bit of it.
- Leonard Baskin

There is a lot going on in high schools,
and I think what we portray is fairly accurate.
- Chi McBride

The number one reason I write is to come to schools and see my readers.
I would do it for free.
- Frank Murphy


Thank you for visiting: Schools Quotes - Positive Quotes about Schools.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Positive Motivational and Inspirational Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Positive Quotes



All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other
specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.
You may read about our disclaimer, privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, copyright policy, and republishing policy.