Off to College Quotes

If a man is a fool, you don’t train him out of being a fool by sending him to university. You merely turn him into a trained fool, ten times more dangerous.
– Desmond Bagley

There isn’t a child who hasn’t gone out into the brave new world who eventually doesn’t return to the old homestead carrying a bundle of dirty clothes.
– Art Buchwald

Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.
– Elizabeth Stone

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

Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.
– David Frost

Whoever said it first spoke with insight and wisdom: you don’t own children, you only borrow them.
– Anne Linn

Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
– Bill Cosby

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best helping hand that you will ever receive is the one at the end of your own arm.
– Fred Dehner

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
– Ernest Dimnet

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
– Henry Ford

Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.
– Wendy Wasserstein

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.
– Anthony J. D’Angelo

Where we love is home, Home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.
– Les Brown

You can lead a boy to college, but you cannot make him think.
– Elbert Hubbard

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
– Benjamin Franklin

A professor is one who talks in someone else’s sleep.
– W.H. Auden

You learn something every day if you pay attention.
– Ray LeBlond