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College Quotes

College days are the most happening time of a personís whole life time. In college you get to meet a bunch of your lifelong friends and it is in college where you construct your destiny by studying a particular course to take up a career in future. So college is a place which you should make good use of. It is very easy to get into the web of gang fighting and violence, in the college days but you will find it wise if you never get into such things and focus on your studies more. Read these quotes to get a good understanding of college life.

I always wanted to be some kind of writer or newspaper reporter. But after college... I did other things.

- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.

- Theodore Roosevelt

The universities are available only to those who share my revolutionary beliefs.

- Fidel Castro

A white boy that makes C's in college can make it to the White House.

- Chris Rock

The aim of a college education is to teach you to know a good man when you see one.

- William James

Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know.

- Vladimir Nabokov

Walking has been ridiculous in college basketball the past 15 years.

- Bobby Knight

Chemistry is a class you take in high school or college, where you figure out two plus two is 10, or something.

- Dennis Rodman

The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational thought and civilized modes of appreciation can affect the issue.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Christ, seven years of college, down the drain.

- John Belushi

Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.

- Marian Wright Edelman

The only other time I've been away from home was when I went to college. And that was just an hour away, so I could always go home if I needed to.

- Carrie Underwood

My youngest uncle Randy and I were the first members of our entire family to ever go to college.

- James Earl Jones

Every time a student walks past a really urgent, expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college, it can help reassure him that he does have that mind, does have that soul.

- Louis Kahn

I learned law so well, the day I graduated I sued the college, won the case, and got my tuition back.

- Fred Allen

If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.

- Frank Zappa

It didn't matter that there were actually two lakes there, ... It didn't matter that he had only $300 in his pocket. He had the gall, or the zeal, to call it not a school, or a college, but a university.

- Theodore M. Hesburgh

Economists report that a college education adds many thousands of dollars to a man's lifetime income - which he then spends sending his son to college.

- Bill Vaughan

I have a daughter who is a sophomore in college and another who is in the 11th grade of high school.

- Thomas Friedman

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.

- Thomas Merton

It takes most men five years to recover from a college education, and to learn that poetry is as vital to thinking as knowledge.

- Brooks Atkinson

I learned more about the economy from one South Dakota dust storm that I did in all my years of college.

- Hubert H. Humphrey

It occurred to me in my junior year of high school. I got my first letter from a big college. I still have that letter to this day - a letter from Indiana.

- Bo Jackson

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in the students.

- John Ciardi

I believe that we parents must encourage our children to become educated, so they can get into a good college that we cannot afford.

- Dave Barry

As compared with the college politician, the real article seems like an amateur.

- Woodrow Wilson

It's a conclusion of a marvelous career of an honorable man. Everything good about college basketball is in Dick Bennett.

- John Jay

I regret to this day that I never went to college. I feel I should have been a doctor.

- Ty Cobb

I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star.

- Natalie Portman

The presidents of colleges have to have some courage to step forward. You can't limit alcohol in college sports, you have to get rid of it.

- Dean Smith

Eugene McCarthy is definitely an inspiration to me as a Democrat and as someone going to the university. It is definitely important to me.

- Vanessa Williams

I'd had the quintessential liberal arts experience, and I came out of college not having a clue of what to do.

- John Wesley

Some kids, for some reason, it just doesn't click in the classroom as they need it to. We have college coaches talk to them, former high school athletes, motivational speakers, teachers, principals.

- John Williams

I tried college for three months but I was desperately unhappy. I just wanted to perform. I was getting straight As but I had no friends and cried every day.

- Keira Knightley

When from behind me, a young woman of 25 uttered the following, it was the dumbest thing I have ever heard in my life until Dan Quayle was elected Vice President of the United States. She said, "if it weren't for my horse, I wouldn't have spent that year in college.

- Lewis Black

I did one year at NYU, and I'd love to go back there someday

- Alexis Bledel

Colleges don't make fools, they only develop them.

- George Lorimer

To me, this goes beyond disappointing. It shows that we are failing to gain ground on the very conditions we need to reverse to improve our graduation rates and produce more students who are ready for college and the workforce.

- Bob Wise

I'm not going to name some of my colleagues who are very well-known for their television presentation, but they wouldn't know new information or how to report a story if it came up and bit them.

- Bob Woodward

I got a gymnastics scholarship to college, fell in love with my true love of my whole life - who I'm married to now - and he was a virgin too. It was very romantic.

- Victoria Jackson

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