«The only goal in life is to be happy, genuinely, intensely and consistently , regardless of what it looks like to others.»

Abhishek Shukla

«Only by concealing our identities can we shed the masks we have to wear at school, at work, even at home - everywhere there is surveillance, policing, punishment - masks that are increasingly indistinguishable from ourselves.»


«Life is too short to be anything but happy. So kiss slowly. Love deeply. Forgive quickly. Take chances and never have regrets. Forget the past but remember what it taught you.»

Abhishek Shukla

«Growing up, the only class I didn’t doodle in was Art class, because there I’d get to spend the whole time drawing.»

Jarod Kintz

«They say education has no end. If you still disagree with this, here is a better way to take it in; "Education has an end that never comes".»

Israelmore Ayivor

«Ultimately, classroom teachers are the targets of this anger, as they are the public face of the education system. As a group, teachers work very hard with limited resources. They are called upon to equalize the inequities our society creates, and to offer not just equal educational opportunities, but equal educational outcomes to all children.»

Christopher Danielson

«The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.»

Marcus Tullius Cicero

«It’s all about “Priorities” There's No Such Thing as "Busy»

Abhishek Shukla

«Time change - Moments don't.»

Abhishek Shukla

«I knew that iridium-193 was one of two stable isotopes of iridium, a very rare, very dense metal, but I didn't know that the periodic table even existed.»

Gavin Extence

«We've reached a point in human history where higher education no longer works. As a result of technology, higher education in its traditional college setting no longer works. It will never be effective or progressive enough to keep up with the growing needs of employers who look to college institutions for their future employees.»

Michael Price

«No matter what goals you set to accomplish always remember there is a thing known as Life which you should never forget to live and enjoy»

Abhishek Shukla

«This semester has born in me the flame of hope to one day become a leader in the modern feminist movement. I can and will be the force that blows new life into it, giving a face and name to associate with instead of those women now who’s names I don’t know because they weren’t listed on Wikipedia.»

Christy Leigh Stewart

«In a school community, someone who reads a book for some secretive purpose, other than discussing it, is strange. What was she reading for?»

John Irving

«Earth is a school of darkness and your purpose is to educate yourself of your light.»

Nikki Rowe

«My hair is not the shiniest of bobs»

Nancy Rue

«Without discussing it with his mother, Anton went up to his teacher, Miss Katballe, and informed her that after seven years he was now quitting school. It was the best day of her life, she replied. With unexpected politeness he bowed, thanked her, and said, likewise.»

Carsten Jensen

«Here is a lesson to brand in fire across any young historian's mind: If you try to do too much, you will not do anything.»

Richard Marius

«Let’s just say, by the end of her second quarter Beli could walk down the hall without fear that anyone would crack on her. The downside of this of course was that she was completely alone.»

Junot Díaz

«An exceedingly confident student would in theory make a terrible student. Why would he take school seriously when he feels that he can outwit his teachers?»

Criss Jami

«But to go to school in a summer morn,»

William Blake

«[On school uniforms] Don't these schools do enough damage making all these kids think alike, now they have to make them look alike too? It's not a new idea, either. I first saw it in old newsreels from the 1930s, but it was hard to understand because the narration was in German.»

George Carlin

«The essence of education is not to get a certificate or job but, to be a holistically developed person who can positively impact the society.»

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

«I've never done acid, finding it hard to go willingly to a place that could be frightening, hellish, and totally beyond my control. A place much like high school.»

Libba Bray

«Rose's work of art took her all day, including two playtimes, story time, and most of lunch.»

Hilary McKay

«Education is for freedom - freedom from mental slavery.»

Ogwo David Emenike

«But after all we are not children, not illiterate juvenile delinquents, not English public school boys who after a night of homosexual romps have to endure the paradox of reading the Ancients in expurgated versions.»

Vladimir Nabokov

«The quality of the relationships that students have in class with their peers and teachers is important to their success in school.»

Bob Pletka

«I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information.»

Bill Watterson

«A diploma is a piece of paper that is used to acquire another piece of paper: an employment contract.»

Mokokoma Mokhonoana