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Michael J Fox
I'm a dad, I'm a husband, I'm an activist, I'm a writer and I'm just a student of the world.
The only thing I knew for sure is I hadn’t slept in ten years. Not really. I’d been fighting my own monster since nine months after 9/11. I had regrets. I had pain that I still can’t find words to describe. But sooner or later you have to make a choice. Maybe fate or luck or God had a plan for me in Jakarta that was greater than an educational leadership conference, a few papers and a book deal. If Vietnam was for Dad, then maybe Jakarta was for me. Indira says I shouldn’t discount that it was Allah’s plan. The way I see it, Allah’s plan is what started my war.
The student armed with information will always win the battle.
Berkeley had a liberal element in the student body who tended to be quite active. I think that's in general a feature of intellectually active places.
A child who is disciplined will be more obedient and also more organized as a student.
... the student skit at Christmas contained a plaintive line: "Give us Master's exams that our faculty can pass, or give us a faculty that can pass our Master's exams.
In my life as an architect, I found that the single thing which inhibits young professionals, new students most severely, is their acceptance of standards that are too low.
It takes generosity to be the one teaching, and humility to be the one being taught.
The most learned, acute, and diligent student cannot, in the longest life, obtain an entire knowledge of this one volume.
I'm afraid I wasn't much of a student, but my casual reading was enormous.
I always tell students that writing a poem and publishing it are two quite separate things, and you should write what you have to write, and if you're afraid it's going to upset someone, don't publish it.
Some of my students have had really bad experiences with religion. They moved away from talking to God. For a lot of people, angels are a gentle route back to the Creator.
I had assumed 'a man’s character is his fate' meant if my students worked hard they would get good grades, and if they were lazy they would fail—but any idiot could have seen that interpretation. It took no thought whatsoever, and it isn’t at all what Joe was trying to teach me. No, what Joe meant was this: my character shapes what my students become, and what they become is my fate. I began to see teaching in a whole new light. From that day forward, I knew everything that happened to my students would haunt me or bless me—and I began to teach as if my happiness depended on their happiness, my successes depended on their successes, and their world was the most important part of my world.
One demonstrable effect this type of work can have is in its viral promulgation. Take Kathy Acker for example: her work exists mainly through academic channels. Students are exposed to her novels, and some read her, then, on their own, but some also go to grad school: teach her, write about her, keep her going.
My first vote was for a communist in east London when I was a medical student. But I've voted Tory, Labour and Lib Dem in my time.
I realized what interested me as a student of film was one thing and the movies that I liked were another.
If you don't have an effective teacher in front of the classroom, you won't change the trajectory for students.
I hated school, but I was a good student. I made straight A's.
Through art and science in their broadest senses it is possible to make a permanent contribution towards the improvement and enrichment of human life and it is these pursuits that we students are engaged in.
There's an assumption that schools are for students' learning. Well, why aren't they just as much for teachers' learning?
Charlie, you’re one of the most gifted people I’ve ever known. And I don’t mean in terms of my other students. I mean in terms of anyone I’ve ever met.
I think confidence is something you build gradually, with experience. I've always felt that maybe one of the reasons that I did well as a student and made such good grades was because I lacked confidence. I never felt that I was prepared to take an examination, and I had to study a little bit extra.
I consider myself a student of Hollywood.
I have taught my students not to apply rules or mechanical ways of seeing.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Graduate school introduces student to extensive knowledge search.
Kenneth R. Miller
Whether conservative or liberal, fundamentalist or agnostic, the more students learn of biology, the more they accept evolution.
The best students get the hardest lessons.
Excitement in education and student productivity, the ability to get a result that you want from students, go together and cannot be separated.
And who thought it was a good idea to rent bicycles to Italian adolescent language students? If hell did exist, which Jackson was sure it did, it would be governed by a committee of fifteen-year-old Italian boys on bikes.
Brian and I were both science students. You know science sort of math and physics side, you know.
I tell my students, it's got to be warm, dry, and noble.
P. S. Jagadeesh Kumar
My job is to learn and teach not to be liked by students, administration and management
I suspect most likely that more Nazis came to America. I was a student at Harvard during the early 1950s. There was practically no Jewish faculty there.
Remember that in most cases, student loan debt is not dischargeable in bankruptcy. So you continue to pay it off anyway. Those who have very low interest rates (2-2.5 percent) on student loans and know everything is secure, great.
I have students whose fathers are voting for Sarah Palin. It's wild.
After some time passed in studying - and even imitating - the works of others, I would recommend the student to endeavour to be original, and to remember that originality should not be undiscovered plagiarism.
I'm so disturbed when my women students behave as though they can only read women, or black students behave as though they can only read blacks, or white students behave as though they can only identify with a white writer.
The enemy of learning is knowing.
Learn it alls' achieve more in life than 'know it alls.
I wasn’t a good student, and even now I never say that I am better than anybody, but I know I love Jiu Jitsu more than anybody. I love the energy and that it gets deeper the more you study.
I found great value in teaching students from the outset of their studies how to draw very realistically. Otherwise, you're starting deep into the alphabet instead of having started at the start. If you discard essential things like drawing, design, color and so on at the beginning, then you're just sort of floating out in space, without any basis to work from.
I had in effect been thrown out of graduate school because I was a lousy graduate student, and I had to find a job, and I took the first job that came along. It happened to be a management trainee job in a life insurance company, and I just stayed. It was always, mainly, the idea was that I would support myself as a writer, and I knew I would have to have some sort of work, and it didn't make a whole lot of difference to me what it was. I mean, I could have been a paper hanger or something for that matter.
Deepika asked questions like a diligent student. She talks little and saves all she has for the shot.
Farid asked, 'Do American teachers care about every student?' I thought about a humanities teacher I’d worked with in Korea and more recently a science teacher I’d worked with in Germany. I said, 'I think most schools have a resident idiot.
I was a student in Germany when Hitler came to power.
Those rare individuals society labels geniuses are almost always freaks of nature and are naturally gifted rather than being diligent students who became geniuses because of their education.
I was a film student. I became an actor but I thought I'd be pursuing filmmaking originally.
Once I completed the Cube and demonstrated it to my students, I realized it was nearly impossible to put down.
Students for a Democratic Society was founded in 1961.
The teacher "teaches" and the students "sit and listen" or learn passively.