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“Surfing the Net with Kids”
Back-to-School Quotes Printable(** for Premium Members only)
The exciting back-to-school season is upon us, and what better way to get ourselves in the mood than with wisdom and humor. Whether you are looking for something for a school report, a bulletin board, or dinner table discussion, you’ll surely hit pay dirt with today’s selection of pithy sayings.
Brainy Quote: School Quotes
“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.” Maya Angelo. With fourteen pages of school quotes, Brainy Quotes is the largest of today’s back-to-school quote collections. Additional quotes can be perused by topic, keyword, author, or search function.
Brownielocks: Teaching Quotes
“The only educational aspect of television is that it put’s the repair man’s kids through college.” Joan Welsh. For thirty years, Brownielocks has been collecting inspirational and funny quotes about school, students, the education system and teaching. This long page contains her favorites.
The Quotations Page: Education
“It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.” Alec Bourne. The Quotations Page has forty-eight quotes in their Education section, and suggests related topics of Learning, Knowledge and Teaching. In addition to quotations organized by topic, you can also explore by author, or enjoy a daily random quote. With free registration, you can save favorite quotes and email quotes to friends.
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Quote of the Week
“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.” ~~ Victor Hugo ~~ (February 26, 1802 – May 22, 1885) French poet, playwright, novelist, statesman, human rights activist. Read more Victor Hugo quotes.
Surfing the Calendar
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Wilbur Wright’s Birthday Aug 16, 1867
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