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- When I give a lecture, I accept that people look at their watches, but what I do not tolerate is when they look at it and raise it to their ear to find out if it stopped.
- -- Marcel Achard
- Of course there's a lot of knowledge in universities: the freshmen bring a little in; the seniors don't take much away, so knowledge sort of accumulates...
- Universities incline wits to sophistry and affectation.
- -- Francis Bacon
- Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a losttradition.
- -- Jacques Barzun
- Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
- -- Hector Louis Berlioz
- It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
- -- Alec Bourne, A Doctor's Creed
- It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot, irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
- -- J. Bronowski, The Ascent of Man
- The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
- -- Edward Bulwer-Lytton
- Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
- -- Albert Camus
- A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
- -- Thomas Carruthers
- Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
- A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.
- -- John Ciardi