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I wanted to go to medical school. But, I never got a college scholarship.
~By Edwin Moses ~


So far as the colleges go, the sideshows are swallowing up the circus.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


The very first stock I bought right out of college was Berkshire Hathaway.
~By Christie Hefner ~


I was educated at Bradfield College and Oxford, where I graduated in 1939.
~By Martin Ryle ~


We changed the names of our technical schools to colleges, we expanded the eligibility for HOPE scholarships for technical training, and we added some formula funding.
~By Roy Barnes ~


It was just expected that I would go to college. Both my parents are teachers and they tolerated acting, but I was going to go to a school of quality or bust. Which made my downshifting back to acting afterward a little difficult.
~By Wentworth Miller ~


My youngest uncle Randy and I were the first members of our entire family to ever go to college.
~By James Earl Jones ~


It was 1967, and the hippie thing was happening. I got into experimenting with drugs while I was in college in Michigan.
~By Glenn Frey ~


College is a place to keep warm between high school and an early marriage.
~By George Gobel ~


Generally young men are regarded as radicals. This is a popular misconception. The most conservative persons I ever met are college undergraduates. The radicals are the men past middle life.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


I didn't really escape that gravity until I moved 300 miles south to go to college at 18, where authorship no longer seemed something liable to induce vengeful punishment.
~By David Knopfler ~


When I was in college, I used to write little ditties and short stories and poetry for my friends. Writing a book is another thing. It is so much different from my traditional day of dirty fingernails and greasy hair and hot pans.
~By Mario Batali ~


You could not receive a young man in your room; you might be permitted to have him to tea in one of the public reception rooms, but you could accept no invitation from young men to tea or other entertainment without a chaperone from the College.
~By Dora Russell ~


The Wellcome Foundation offered me the chance to establish a small academic research unit, modestly funded, but with total independence. The real opportunity, however, came from King's College, London.
~By James W. Black ~


Commencement speeches were invented largely in the belief that outgoing college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated.
~By G. B. Trudeau ~


My mother raised me in the church. I was not allowed to stay home on Sunday; there was no option. I sang in the choir all the way up until I went to college.
~By Steve Harvey ~


I knew in my gut that there was something wrong with a system that couldn't fire its incompetents, and I had my share of incompetent college teachers.
~By Luke Ford ~


The 1960s were big for folk music, and the Kingston Trio led the way. They were the ones who started it all. The music was fresh and alive. College kids loved it and their parents did, too.
~By George Grove ~


I have always been making art from an early age but for nearly forty years did computer programming to earn a living. I bought a house and put my wife and three children through college. Now that diversion is over so I can finally paint full time.
~By Mike Thompson ~


The result was, when Congress convened in January 1971, everyone was now an environmentalist. They had seen a new force, college students, who favored the environment.
~By Pete McCloskey ~


College campuses were once a hotbed of political activity.
~By Tom Ford ~


So I was determined to use my last two years in college doing something I thought I would enjoy, which was acting. And it was probably because there was girls over in the drama school too, you know?
~By James Earl Jones ~


One day, my youngest uncle - the other one who was first to go to college, Randy - and I were sitting out on the front porch. And he was brilliant. He ended up - he just retired from Boeing Aircraft in Wichita, Kansas.
~By James Earl Jones ~


While at college, I did my first lead on a network TV show, Medic.
~By Robert Vaughn ~


We didn't even think about it, you know? I used to collect laser discs, and you'd have some college professor analyzing It's a Wonderful Life or Citizen Kane, and now it is pretty funny - the idea of commentary for a silly kid's movie, you know?
~By Dana Carvey ~


College atheletes used to get a degree in bringing your pencil.
~By Ruby Wax ~


In my case, I was born to parents who were very young, and I don't think they were entirely ready to have a child. My dad was going to college and working two or three jobs at the same time, and my mum was working and going to school.
~By Gillian Anderson ~


I always give the example, if you turn on the radio today, black radio, Lenny Kravitz is not black. Bob Marley wasn't black: in the beginning, only white college stations played Bob Marley.
~By Spike Lee ~


When I was 18, I joined the Screen Actors Guild, and after college I came to New York.
~By Marla Maples ~


Instead, California is one of only 10 states that provides in-state college and university tuition to illegal immigrants. That's grossly unfair to a legal high school student who moves out of California for a year, then returns to attend college.
~By Elton Gallegly ~


We also knew it would be difficult, because of the financial condition of the family, for me to go to college.
~By Alan Shepard ~


Jazz is the big brother of the blues. If a guy's playing blues like we play, he's in high school. When he starts playing jazz it's like going on to college, to a school of higher learning.
~By B. B. King ~


It's always hard - if you're not the best player on your team, how can you be the best player in college?
~By Marcus Allen ~


The ideal college is Mark Hopkins on one end of a log and a student on the other.
~By James A. Garfield ~


I'm currently doing Undeclared an American TV show set in a college. It just got aired and got massive ratings so hopefully that'll screen in the UK soon.
~By Charlie Hunnam ~


No, I was going to college and got discovered.
~By Jay Hernandez ~


I realized that I would have some very tough sledding, and I was very discouraged because I didn't see much hope of getting into the field I wanted to get into with no college education.
~By Clyde Tombaugh ~


I met someone the other night who's 28 years old, and he hasn't worked a day since he left college because he's pursuing a dream he'll never, ever realize: He thinks he's a great singer. Actually, he's crap.
~By Simon Cowell ~


College was a great time. I partied there, but I also learned how to act.
~By Lusia Strus ~


I was an English major in college with minors in Fine Arts and Humanities.
~By Sue Grafton ~


As far as I was concerned, the Depression was an ill wind that blew some good. If it hadn't occurred, my parents would have given me my college education. As it was, I had to scrabble for it.
~By Sargent Shriver ~


Unfortunately, the elimination of incentives such as parole, good time credits and funding for college courses, means that fewer inmates participate in and excel in literacy, education, treatment and other development programs.
~By Bobby Scott ~


If you want to be a doctor, a lawyer you must go to college. But if you want to be a musician or such, study your craft. Study music.
~By Billy Eckstine ~


I used to go down every year for the remembrance of Elvis' birthday. Memphis State College invited me to sit in the auditorium and speak to the people for one of those Elvis days.
~By Otis Blackwell ~


All Southern state colleges and universities are open to black students.
~By Constance Baker Motley ~


Americans are the only people in the world known to me whose status anxiety prompts them to advertise their college and university affiliations in the rear window of their automobiles.
~By Paul Fussell ~


My teaching began in 1936 at Iowa State College where T. W. Schultz was the department chairman.
~By George Stigler ~


The scramble to get into college is going to be so terrible in the next few years that students are going to put up with almost anything, even an education.
~By Barnaby C. Keeney ~


No period of my life has been one of such unmixed happiness as the four years which have been spent within college walls.
~By Horatio Alger ~


Those of Manhattan are the brokers on Wall Street and they talk of people who went to the same colleges; those from Queens are margin clerks in the back offices and they speak of friends who live in the same neighborhood.
~By Jimmy Breslin ~


Both of my parents are professors and everyone in my family has some fabulous degree of something or another and I couldn't get into college because I didn't know a language.
~By Camryn Manheim ~


I was the first boy in the Kennedy family to graduate from college.
~By Mark Kennedy ~


Christ, seven years of college, down the drain.
~By John Belushi ~


I got hooked into folk music by accident, because that's what white college kids liked when I was a child.
~By Stephen Stills ~


For students today, only 10 percent of children from working-class families graduate from college by the age of 24 as compared to 58 percent of upper-middle-class and wealthy families.
~By Patrick J. Kennedy ~


Not only that - college doesn't particularly qualify you for the outside world. he world is changing so fast, and college is not. It should strive to be more in tune with the world.
~By Kent McCord ~


The openness of rural Nebraska certainly influenced me. That openness, in a way, fosters the imagination. But growing up, Lincoln wasn't a small town. It was a college town. It had record stores and was a liberal place.
~By Matthew Sweet ~


College on for sure... I'm scared to say it cause it sounds like a family movie, but if my kid was 7, 8, 9 I would take her to this quickly and gladly!
~By Rob Morrow ~


When I graduated college I needed to make money while I was pursuing acting, so I read screenplays and made a living writing coverage on them for studios.
~By Sasha Alexander ~


If you have four years to complete your college education, do it.
~By Bo Jackson ~


There is no formula to making it to the NFL other than good fortune and and playing well in college.
~By Dante Hall ~


By the time I was at college, I became very alert to the question of racial discrimination, and I remember one of my first writing attempts had to do with a lynching.
~By Albert Maltz ~


I went to college in Ohio, at Ohio University, and I graduated two years ago.
~By Piper Perabo ~


I got that experience through dating dozens of men for six years after college, getting an entry level magazine job at 21, working in the fiction department at Good Housekeeping and then working as a fashion editor there as well as writing many articles for the magazine.
~By Judith Krantz ~


Community colleges are one of America's great social inventions a gateway to the future for first time students looking for an affordable college education, and for mid-career students looking to get ahead in the workplace.
~By Barbara Mikulski ~


I got a gymnastics scholarship to college, fell in love with my true love of my whole life - who I'm married to now - and he was a virgin too. It was very romantic.
~By Victoria Jackson ~


The need for a college education is even more important now than it was before, but I think that the increased costs are a very severe obstacle to access. It is an American dream, and I think that one of our challenges is to find a way to make that available.
~By Roy Romer ~


I was resolved to sustain and preserve in my college the bite of the mind, the chance to stand face to face with truth, the good life lived in a small, various, highly articulate and democratic society.
~By Virginia Gildersleeve ~


The thing that bothered me when I was in college was that I saw myself rejecting the way of life that got me to where I was.
~By Clarence Thomas ~


I didn't finish college, which is really weird because they awarded me the Alumni of Distinction recently.
~By Joely Fisher ~


I went to college at the University of Kansas, where I got a degree in political science.
~By Sara Paretsky ~


College had little effect on me. I'd have been the same writer if I'd gone to MIT, except I'd have flunked out sooner.
~By Robert B. Parker ~


My major in college was Chinese Studies. It was very intentional.
~By Mira Sorvino ~


I took acting classes in college, and once I graduated, I decided to give acting a shot when I couldn't really think of anything else to do. It took me a couple of years to get an agent, and my first big break was The Fanelli Boys, which was a sitcom on NBC. Then I did a few television movies.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


Colleges are like old-age homes, except for the fact that more people die in colleges.
~By Bob Dylan ~


Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


I had a tremendous horror of going into the Army. That is probably why I went to college for so long.
~By Bruce Conner ~


My undergraduate education, at the City College in New York, was made possible only by the existence of that excellent free institution and the financial sacrifices of my parents.
~By Kenneth Joseph Arrow ~


I started doing stand-up in college.
~By Carlos Alazraqui ~


Typically, historical black colleges and universities like Delaware State, attracted students who were raised in an environment where going to college wasn't the next natural step after high school.
~By Michael N. Castle ~


In my college years, I worked as a union labor organizer. I was just one of the many workers trying to do my part to help the community.
~By Jimmy Smits ~


My family was very supportive of my acting. They didn't really have a choice because I got jobs acting before anyone could really say anything. It paid my way through college and helped my family out.
~By Ajay Naidu ~


I believe that we parents must encourage our children to become educated, so they can get into a good college that we cannot afford.
~By Dave Barry ~


I could be happy doing something like architecture. It would involve another couple of years of graduate school, but that's what I studied in college. That's what I always wanted to do.
~By Parker Stevenson ~


By the time I reached high school my father's grocery store had made our life adequately comfortable and I was able to choose, without any practical encumbrances, the subjects that I wanted to pursue in college.
~By Sidney Altman ~


I didn't picture myself as a movie actress. I began to think about it around college. I remember thinking, "Well somebody has to be in them," so maybe I could do that eventually. It's all been a surprise.
~By Annette Bening ~


I had, before I went to college, I had taken a few years off after high school and really had, I guess in those days, I had no intentions of going to college.
~By Duane G. Carey ~


I got my diploma from Ealing College of Art, in graphics and illustration.
~By Freddie Mercury ~


I had too much respect for the game to leave it behind or to make it my second or third sport in college.
~By Ryne Sandberg ~


It was not until I had graduated from college that I made a professional commitment to it. Frankly, I didn't think it wise. I was my own interior parental force, and it's very difficult to justify a profession as a dancer.
~By Twyla Tharp ~


Andy Paley got us a show opening for his band at an outdoor show at Simmon's College, on a Friday.
~By Jonathan Richman ~


Tim Robbins had real confidence in college. He literally stole actors from the theater department at UCLA to be in his plays. The department heads got so mad at him.
~By Daphne Zuniga ~


This year, we must address the Colorado Paradox. We have more college degrees per capita than any state. Yet we lag the nation in the percentage of students who go on to higher education.
~By Bill Owens ~


The large majority of the Negroes who have put on the finishing touches of our best colleges are all but worthless in the development of their people.
~By Carter G. Woodson ~


Then in college I became obsessed with film, and wanted to be part of that.
~By Christopher Durang ~


The American Dream is one of success, home ownership, college education for one's children, and have a secure job to provide these and other goals.
~By Leonard Boswell ~


When I was younger, I was in love with everything about the British Isles, from British folklore to Celtic music. That was always where my passions were as a young girl, and so I studied folklore as a college student in England and Ireland.
~By Terri Windling ~


I always enjoyed writing. I did playlets in high school, I did radio shows in college. That's one of the reasons I went down to Second City, because you could do acting and writing.
~By Dan Castellaneta ~


The lopsided attitudes of college professors pose a serious challenge to learning because students are so susceptible to becoming lopsided sheep.
~By Suzanne Fields ~


I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
~By Carl Sagan ~

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