Thursday, September 6, 2012

Back to School Quotes

While students start their school year earlier in the United States, Canadian children return the day after the long Labor Day weekend. I remember it being a good day and a bad day lol!


Labor Day is a glorious holiday because your child will be going back to school the next day.  It would have been called Independence Day, but that name was already taken. 
Bill Dodds

What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
George Bernard Shaw

Back to school always always exciting because it meant a week's worth of new school clothes... at least for the first week. It was great until you became used to the outfits.

Back to school thoughts...
The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Eden Phillpotts

Education would be much more effective if its purpose was to ensure that by the time they leave school every boy and girl should know how much they do not know, and be imbued with a lifelong desire to know it.
William Haley

Back to school for me always meant getting off the bus to the glorious scent of alyssum.

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