Quotes tagged with Student (190 quotes found)

Elliott Abrams
Denmark has long been regarded as one of the world's most attractive nations, for citizens and tourists alike. My own visits there, years ago as a student, were delightful.
Student  nations  Attractive  # 4282
M. H. Abrams
John Updike is always fun. And one of my former students, Tom Pynchon. And Harold Bloom, another former student.
Another  fun  Student  # 4384
Grant Achatz
I was a completely below-average high school student. I never went to college.
High  college  Student  # 4691
Charles Kendall Adams
No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction.
success  Simply  Student  # 5207
Buzz Aldrin
As a student, I wrote English reports on science fiction.
science  English  Student  # 8928
Sidney Altman
Eight months later, having left Columbia, I was studying physics in a summer program and working in Colorado when I decided to enroll as a graduate student in biophysics.
Left  Student  summer  # 11572
Sidney Altman
I spent eighteen months as a graduate student in physics at Columbia University, waiting unhappily for an opportunity to work in a laboratory and wondering if I should continue in physics.
work  waiting  Student  # 11576
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
I have always been interested in politics. I was in the student union before, very active.
politics  Interested  Student  # 22941
Tyra Banks
I was always a good student. I wasn't the A-plus student, but I studied really hard, and I probably had a 3.2. I always wished that I had the capacity to get straight A's, but I didn't. I didn't beat myself up about it, but I really studied hard for my grades.
good  Student  Beat  # 26429
Mary Barra
I started at General Motors at 18 years old as a co-op student at the General Motors Institute, which is now Kettering.
Started  General  Student  # 28187
Dave Barry
In 1765, Parliament passed the Stamp Act, which, as any American high school student can tell you, was an act that apparently had something to do with stamps.
High  Act  Student  # 28560
Lynda Barry
If I had had me for a student I would have thrown me out of class immediately.
class  Student  Thrown  # 28651
Jacques Barzun
I have always been - I think any student of history almost inevitably is - a cheerful pessimist.
history  Almost  Student  # 29473
Jeanine Basinger
Everyone will tell you how rigid I am, but a teacher has to be flexible. You can't cut the student to your cloth; you have to cut yourself to theirs.
teacher  Student  Cut  # 29675
Emmanuelle Beart
I was a very bad student. I didn't know what I wanted to do, but I knew I didn't want to go farther in school. I hated school and was always the bad one; I was always insulting the teachers.
Knew  Student  teachers  # 31452
Joshua Bell
You're a constant student, as a musician.
Student  Constant  Musician  # 33655