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Here are some famous quotes from some famous people that you may or may not know. These are timeless excerpts that are appropriate no matter how old they are. I hope you enjoy these.

The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but a means to an education. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

The college undergraduate is a lot of things - many of them as familiar, predictable, and responsible as the bounce of a basketball, and others as startling (and occasionally disastrous) as the bounce of a football. - John Sloan Dickey

I have never let schooling interfere with my education. - Mark Twain

The first two years of college are vocabulary lessons. The second two years are spent learning who to ask and where to look it up. - Bill Austin

Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed. - Robert G. Ingersoll

You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own, and you know what you know. You are the person who'll decide where to go. - Dr. Seuss

We all have this inner strength within us. Just rely on that solid foundation that you have started building with the education you've received. - Christopher Reeve

Education and the warm heart, the compassionate heart - if you combine these two, then your education, your knowledge, will be constructive. Then you yourself become a happy person. - The Dalai Lama

Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe. - Oprah Winfrey

Survival tip number one for going into the real world is to bring a map with you - a map, by the way, of yourself. Don't listen to others for directions about who you are. - Diane Sawyer



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