|#5013||The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking.|
-- Christopher Morley
|#5014||"The student in question is performing minimally for his peer group and|
is an emerging underachiever."
|#5015||The sum of the intelligence of the world is constant. The population is,|
of course, growing.
|#5016||The sunlights differ, but there is only one darkness.|
-- Ursula K. LeGuin, "The Dispossessed"
|#5017||The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed|
ideas in the mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
-- F. Scott Fitzgerald
|#5018||The three best things about going to school are June, July, and August.|
|#5019||The Tree of Learning bears the noblest fruit, but noble fruit tastes bad.|
|#5020||The USA is so enormous, and so numerous are its schools, colleges and religious|
seminaries, many devoted to special religious beliefs ranging from the
unorthodox to the dotty, that we can hardly wonder at its yielding a more
bounteous harvest of gobbledegook than the rest of the world put together.
-- Sir Peter Medawar
|#5021||The world is coming to an end! Repent and return those library books!|
|#5022||The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an|
open doorway with an open mind.
-- E.B. White
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