Sharpen Your Pencils; It’s Time to Go Back to School

The commercials have already begun: it’s time to get ready to return to school. Do you love going back to school or do you despise it? Each school year is not just for academics; take each day and learn something new about yourself and your peers. The more effort you put into learning every day, the easier and more enjoyable learning will be. Whether you’re in middle school, high school, or college, the new school year brings new potential every time. So buy your notebooks, fill your backpacks, and get your gear ready to go back to school.
“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

“You send your child to the schoolmaster, but ’tis the schoolboys who educate him.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.”
-Robert Maynard Hutchins

“The best teachers teach from the heart, not from the book.”
-Author Unknown

“What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.”
-George Bernard Shaw

“A professor is someone who talks in someone else’s sleep.”
-W.H. Auden

“Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”
-Albert Einstein

“I have always had school sickness, as others have seasickness. I cried when it was time to go back to school long after I was old enough to be ashamed of such behavior.”
-Jacques Derrida

“When you’re going back to school, you want something fresh and new, and perfume is the best way to do that.”
-Bethany Mota

“When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.”
-Peter Drucker

“You learn something every day if you pay attention.”
-Ray LeBlond

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