Quotations that match 'grade'.

In my district, the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles handle approximately 44 percent of all of the goods delivered to American shores, yet they are in constant need of revenue for facilities, improvements and upgrades to roads and bridges and rails. Dana Rohrabacher
[ American Angeles Approximately Beach Bridges Constant Delivered District Facilities Goods Handle Improvements Long Los Need Percent Ports Rails Revenue Roads Shores Yet]
All of us learn to write in the second grade. Most of us go on to greater things. Bobby Knight
[ Go Grade Greater Learn Most Second Things Us Write]
I feel sometimes that in children's books there are more and more grim problems, but I don't know that I want to burden third- and fourth-graders with them. Beverly Cleary
[ Books Burden Children Feel Grim Know More Problems Sometimes Them Want]
All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance. Edward Gibbon
[ Advance Does Human Must Retrograde]
Business is a subset of the environment, not the other way around. You can't have a healthy economy, you can't have a healthy anything in a degraded environment. Peter Coyote
[ Anything Around Business Degraded Economy Environment Healthy Other Subset Way]
Right now I'm just thinking about school and trying to get those grades and keep them up! In case I become a Norma Desmond when I grow up, I can have something to fall back on! Anna Chlumsky
[ Back Become Case Desmond Fall Get Grades Grow Just Keep Now Right School Something Them Thinking Those Trying Up]
In the immediate aftermath of the hurricane, I sent a letter to EPA Administrator Stephen L Johnson urging him to waive regulations to allow for the early sale of winter grade fuel to help with gasoline shortages and gasoline prices. Bob Ney
[ Administrator Aftermath Allow Early Epa Fuel Gasoline Grade Help Him Hurricane Immediate Johnson Letter Prices Regulations Sale Sent Shortages Stephen Urging Winter]
My first dunk was actually in sixth grade. Vince Carter
[ Actually Dunk First Grade Sixth]
I've worked with a lot of really fine actors, both on stage and on screen. The level of their game lifts me up and brings the level of my game up to theirs. Always. It's like a constant upgrade. Gary Sinise
[ Actors Always Both Brings Constant Fine Game Level Lifts Lot Really Screen Stage Their Theirs Up Upgrade Worked]
I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades. Duffy Daugherty
[ Been Could Except Grades Scholar]
I started getting letters from college in the tenth grade. James Worthy
[ College Getting Grade Letters Started Tenth]
Experts say that if children can't read by the end of the fifth grade, they lose self-confidence and self-esteem, making them more likely to enter the juvenile justice system. Dirk Kempthorne
[ Children End Enter Experts Fifth Grade Justice Juvenile Likely Lose Making More Read Say Self-Confidence Self-Esteem System Them]
I have been training since 8th grade, but it has to do with listening, more than practice. Jill Scott
[ Been Grade Listening More Practice Since Than Training]
Athletes who take to the classroom naturally or are encouraged to focus on grades should be able to do well in the classroom. I believe the reason you go to college is to get your degree. It's not a minor league or an audition for the pros. Rebecca Lobo
[ Able Athletes Audition Believe Classroom College Degree Encouraged Focus Get Go Grades League Minor Naturally Pros Reason Should Take Well Your]
I taught sixth grade for three and a half years. Ed Bradley
[ Grade Half Sixth Taught Three Years]
I used to not stutter any. Oh, I did when I was a kid, I stuttered, I had a bad stutter until I was probably between the second and third grade and a guy got rid of it for me. Lee Hazlewood
[ Any Bad Between Did Got Grade Guy Had Kid Oh Probably Rid Second Stutter Third Until Used]
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose. William Blake
[ Art Degrade Empire Englishmen Follows Foundation More Remove Science Suppose Them Versa Vice]
I think people forget that to be on the A list you first had to go through the original graded Parliamentary Selection Board. I did that and then like everyone else had the further interviews to get onto the A list. Adam Rickitt
[ Board Did Else Everyone First Forget Further Get Go Had Interviews List Onto Original Parliamentary Selection Then Think Through]
Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education, repeat a grade, or commit crimes in adolescence. Joe Baca
[ Adolescence Commit Crimes Education Grade Graduate Graduates Head High Less Likely More Need Repeat School Special Start]
As a 9th grader, I competed with the high school kids and out of 600 people, I finished 10th. Bo Jackson
[ Competed Finished High Kids Out School]
Charity degrades those who receive it and hardens those who dispense it. George Sand
[ Charity Degrades Dispense Hardens Receive Those]
No matter how many plots we uncover and disrupt, no matter how many terrorist organizations we degrade or destroy, another individual or group will rise to take their place. Cofer Black
[ Another Degrade Destroy Disrupt Group How Individual Many Matter Organizations Place Plots Rise Take Terrorist Their Uncover Will]
I was running since I was 10. Since grade one at school people looked at me and thought, oh gosh she can really run, she's a natural. Cathy Freeman
[ Gosh Grade Looked Natural Oh Really Run Running School She Since Thought]
I'd like to say I was smart enough to finish six grades in five years, but I think perhaps the teacher was just glad to get rid of me. Alan Shepard
[ Enough Finish Five Get Glad Grades Just Perhaps Rid Say Six Smart Teacher Think Years]
I began writing in the 4th grade. As a matter of fact, I produced a play for the entire school. It was about Leif Ericson and the discovery of America. Christopher Darden
[ America Began Discovery Entire Fact Grade Matter Play Produced School Writing]
In the book, I write about children in first grade who were taught to read by reading want ads. They learned to write by writing job applications. Imagine what would happen if anyone tried to do that to children in a predominantly white suburban school. Jonathan Kozol
[ Ads Anyone Applications Book Children First Grade Happen Imagine Job Learned Predominantly Read Reading School Suburban Taught Tried Want Were White Would Write Writing]
I feel that education needs an overhaul - courses are obsolete and grades are on the way out. Kent McCord
[ Courses Education Feel Grades Needs Obsolete Out Way]
The mysteries of faith are degraded if they are made into an object of affirmation and negation, when in reality they should be an object of contemplation. Simone Weil
[ Affirmation Contemplation Degraded Faith Into Made Mysteries Negation Object Reality Should]
I went through seventh grade in private school. I went to private school from kindergarten to seventh grade. Stacie Orrico
[ Grade Kindergarten Private School Seventh Through Went]
Nowadays people seem to switch schools, either because they have to, and certain schools only serve certain grades, or because they move to a different place or have some particular interest, but I was in the same school for 13 years. Steve Case
[ Because Certain Different Either Grades Interest Move Nowadays Only Particular Place Same School Schools Seem Serve Some Switch Years]
I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded. Simone Weil
[ Am Becoming Cannot Catholic Centuries Christian Civilization Consider Course Degraded European Greek Idea Nourished Our Renounce Roots Something Thought Which Without]
Any Mexican, would recognise that Mexico was abused, undervalued and downgraded in international circles, most of all by the United States. Adolfo Aguilar Zinser
[ Abused Any Circles International Mexican Mexico Most Recognise States Undervalued United Would]
By the fourth grade, I graduated to an erector set and spent many happy hours constructing devices of unknown purpose where the main design criterion was to maximize the number of moving parts and overall size. Steven Chu
[ Constructing Criterion Design Devices Fourth Grade Graduated Happy Hours Main Many Maximize Moving Number Overall Parts Purpose Set Size Spent Unknown Where]
In our Nation, approximately 22.5 million children ride school buses to and from school each day, which accounts for 54 percent of all students attending grade school. Kenny Marchant
[ Accounts Approximately Attending Buses Children Day Each Grade Million Nation Our Percent Ride School Students Which]
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe. Frederick Douglass
[ Any Class Conspiracy Degrade Denied Enforced Feel Ignorance Justice Made Neither Nor Oppress Organized Persons Poverty Prevails Property Rob Safe Society Them Where Will]
I didn't only have a perceptual problem, I was also so nervous and so upset. The process just didn't work. I lost enthusiasm for school and I flunked second grade. The teachers said I was lazy. Bruce Jenner
[ Also Enthusiasm Flunked Grade Just Lazy Lost Nervous Only Perceptual Problem Process Said School Second Teachers Upset Work]
It's like first grade where you make all your mistakes and people see it and yet some people see that there's something there that's really valuable. That's the way it went for more than 2 years almost 3 years of playing. Tom Verlaine
[ Almost First Grade Make Mistakes More Playing Really See Some Something Than Valuable Way Went Where Years Yet Your]
I come from Montana, and in eastern Montana we have a lot of dirt between light bulbs. It is expensive trying to bring the new technologies to smaller schools to upgrade their technologies to take advantage of distance learning. Conrad Burns
[ Advantage Between Bring Bulbs Come Dirt Distance Eastern Expensive Learning Light Lot Montana New Schools Smaller Take Technologies Their Trying Upgrade]
In grade school, I was a complete geek. You know, there's always the kid who's too short, the kid who wears glasses, the kid who's not athletic. Well, I was all three. Julianna Moore
[ Always Athletic Complete Geek Glasses Grade Kid Know School Short Three Too Wears Well]
As the rich consume more and more, they are clearly not going to want to downgrade their own status. Susan George
[ Clearly Consume Going More Own Rich Status Their Want]
My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could. George Weinberg
[ Benefit Columbia Could Course Educated Family Fast Father Got Grade Graduate Healthy Highly Job Lawyer Mother Out Push Secretarial Seventh She Took Typing Walked Wealthy Yale]
Whatever debases the intelligence degrades the entire human being. Simone Weil
[ Being Debases Degrades Entire Human Intelligence Whatever]
And I remember as a second or third grader having some autonomy to go to the store if I felt like it, walk home, take my time, kick the can. We were on our own schedule after school, so that was cool. Stone Gossard
[ After Autonomy Cool Felt Go Having Home Kick Our Own Remember Schedule School Second Some Store Take Third Time Walk Were]
It is not viable for one country to demand a right to increase and upgrade its nuclear weapons capabilities while asking others to eliminate theirs. John Bruton
[ Asking Capabilities Country Demand Eliminate Increase Nuclear Others Right Theirs Upgrade Viable Weapons While]
Of mediumship there are many grades, one of the simplest forms being the capacity to receive an impression or automatic writing, under peaceful conditions, in an ordinary state; but the whole subject is too large to be treated here. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Automatic Being Capacity Conditions Forms Grades Here Impression Large Many Ordinary Peaceful Receive Simplest State Subject Too Treated Under Whole Writing]
I grew up in Dallas, with cowboys. I was the only guy in sixth grade with long hair and an earring. Let's just say I got a lot of, er, flak for being different. Barry Watson
[ Being Cowboys Dallas Different Earring Er Flak Got Grade Grew Guy Hair Just Long Lot Only Say Sixth Up]
If your kids attend school and grades are up that will make $1,000 contributions to some 10,000 kids across the country, are challenging kids to learn foreign languages or challenging kids to get summer jobs or seek summer enrichment opportunities? Harold Ford
[ Across Attend Challenging Contributions Country Enrichment Foreign Get Grades Jobs Kids Languages Learn Make Opportunities School Seek Some Summer Up Will Your]
The ninth grade. I went from 5'9" to 6'8". Bubba Smith
[ Grade Ninth Went]
Somewhere around the fifth or seventh grade I figured out that I could ingratiate myself to people by making them laugh. Essentially, I was just trying to make them like me. But after a while it became part of my identity. Tina Fey
[ After Around Became Could Essentially Fifth Figured Grade Identity Just Laugh Make Making Myself Out Part Seventh Somewhere Them Trying While]
In 1941 I finished at Allison Intermediate School (grades 7-9), and started at North High School, commuting by bicycle about 5 miles from home to school. Vernon L. Smith
[ Allison Bicycle Commuting Finished Grades High Home Intermediate Miles North School Started]
I was not an outstanding student. I did a reasonable amount of work. I got generally good - pretty good grades, but I was not that passionate about getting straight A's. Steve Case
[ Amount Did Generally Getting Good Got Grades Outstanding Passionate Pretty Reasonable Straight Student Work]
Before I got Doctor Who, I went to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. I went back to take the final grade exam, which is the grade you have to take before you can take the teacher's diploma. Sarah Sutton
[ Back Before Diploma Doctor Drama Exam Final Got Grade Music School Take Teacher Went Which]
The style of the Bible in general is singularly adapted to men of every class and grade of culture, affording the child the simple nourishment for its religious wants, and the profoundest thinker inexhaustible matter of study. Philip Schaff
[ Adapted Affording Bible Child Class Culture Every General Grade Inexhaustible Matter Men Nourishment Profoundest Religious Simple Singularly Study Style Thinker Wants]
I hated the lost colony; in second grade, we were doing American History, and they said, We don't know what happened to them. That drove me nuts. That lost colony drove me crazy. Sarah Vowell
[ American Colony Crazy Doing Drove Grade Happened Hated History Know Lost Nuts Said Second Them Were]
Not only should we be giving Amtrak the money it needs to continue to provide services; we should be providing security money to upgrade their tracks and improve safety and security measures in the entire rail system. Corrine Brown
[ Amtrak Continue Entire Giving Improve Measures Money Needs Only Provide Providing Rail Safety Security Services Should System Their Tracks Upgrade]
So many people have won Emmys, so many people have won multiple Emmys that I think it's a degraded award. Tony Randall
[ Award Degraded Emmys Many Multiple Think Won]
Park women, properly so called, are those degraded creatures, utterly lost to all sense of shame, who wander about the paths most frequented after nightfall in the Parks, and consent to any species of humiliation for the sake of acquiring a few shillings. Henry Mayhew
[ Acquiring After Any Called Consent Creatures Degraded Few Humiliation Lost Most Park Parks Paths Properly Sake Sense Shame Species Those Utterly Wander Women]
AT&T will not block access to the public Internet or degrade service, period. Edward Whitacre, Jr.
[ Access Amp Block Degrade Internet Period Public Service Will]
When I was in sixth grade, I wanted to become a priest. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Become Grade Priest Sixth Wanted]
I stopped going to school in the middle of fourth grade. Everyone grows up with the peer pressure, and kids being mean to each other in school. I think that's such a horrible thing, but I never really dealt with it in a high school way. Hilary Duff
[ Being Dealt Each Everyone Fourth Going Grade Grows High Horrible Kids Mean Middle Never Other Peer Pressure Really School Stopped Such Thing Think Up Way]
The men who made the war were profuse in their praises of the man who kicked the P.M. out of his office and now degrades by his disloyal, dishonest and lying presence the greatest office in the State. John Burns
[ Degrades Dishonest Disloyal Greatest His Kicked Lying Made Man Men Now Office Out Praises Presence State Their War Were]
When I was real young I wanted to play baseball. I really loved playing center field, but that was never anything I was really ever that good at. I played up until I was in ninth grade. Ryan Sypek
[ Anything Baseball Center Ever Field Good Grade Loved Never Ninth Play Played Playing Real Really Until Up Wanted Young]
I kind of fell into acting, but I have sung and trained since I was in the eighth grade. Tia Carrere
[ Acting Eighth Fell Grade Into Kind Since Sung Trained]
In the 9th grade I began my first wage work for the West Side Drug store delivering prescriptions and sundries on my bicycle to customers who called in orders. Vernon L. Smith
[ Began Bicycle Called Customers Delivering First Grade Orders Prescriptions Side Store Wage West Work]
Everywhere you look, there is a charity or a project in school to get involved in. In eighth grade, there was this program called CJSF, California Junior Scholarship Foundation. We were involved in soup kitchens and toy drives, and your school can set up something like that. If your school doesn't have a program like that, set one up. Lindsey Shaw
[ California Called Charity Drives Eighth Everywhere Foundation Get Grade Involved Junior Kitchens Look Program Project Scholarship School Set Something Soup Toy Up Were Your]
According to a study by Achieve Incorporated, Texas is the first state to make a college-prep curriculum the standard coursework in high school, starting with this year's ninth grade class. Rick Perry
[ According Achieve Class Curriculum First Grade High Incorporated Make Ninth School Standard Starting State Study Texas Year]
As long as my sixth graders showed an average improvement of five years, the principal and district pretty much left me alone to create my own curriculum and teach whatever I wanted. Dan Simmons
[ Alone Average Create Curriculum District Five Graders Improvement Left Long Much Own Pretty Principal Showed Sixth Teach Wanted Whatever Years]
When I was in the seventh grade I did a report about the environment and the loss of species. It was supposed to be only a few pages, but ended up being nearly 50. Woody Harrelson
[ Being Did Ended Environment Few Grade Loss Nearly Only Pages Report Seventh Species Supposed Up]
Well, one of them is annual assessment in grades 3-8. It's integral to the implementation of everything. Margaret Spellings
[ Annual Assessment Everything Grades Implementation Integral Them Well]
I didn't go to high school, and I didn't go to grade school either. Education, I think, is for refinement and is probably a liability. H. L. Hunt
[ Education Either Go Grade High Liability Probably Refinement School Think]
I started trying to write when I was in second or third grade. Margaret Haddix
[ Grade Second Started Third Trying Write]
What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning. Chuck Grassley
[ Always Child Different Gifted Good Grades Learning Looking Makes May School Talented Way World]
Once I grew from 6'1" to about 6'6", by that time I was going into 12th grade, and that's when I started wanting to play basketball, because, pretty much basketball players always got the girl. Eric Williams
[ Always Basketball Because Girl Going Got Grade Grew Into Much Once Play Players Pretty Started Time Wanting]
I was a very, very serious child... I was valedictorian of my kindergarten and eighth-grade class. Christine Lavin
[ Child Class Kindergarten Serious Very]
I'd love to go back and teach primary school. I used to teach fourth grade and fifth grade. I'd love to spend several years teaching kindergarten or maybe third grade. Jonathan Kozol
[ Back Fifth Fourth Go Grade Kindergarten Love Maybe Primary School Several Spend Teach Teaching Third Used Years]
We have no higher life that is really apart from other people. It is by imagining them that our personality is built up; to be without the power of imagining them is to be a low-grade idiot. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Apart Built Higher Idiot Imagining Life Other Our Personality Power Really Them Up Without]
I had a very wise mother. She always kept books that were my grade level in our house. Beverly Cleary
[ Always Books Grade Had House Kept Level Mother Our She Very Were Wise]
But there are advantages to being elected President. The day after I was elected, I had my high school grades classified Top Secret. Ronald Reagan
[ Advantages After Being Classified Day Elected Grades Had High President School Secret Top]
It's unfortunate that sometimes in schools, there's this need to have things quantified and graded. Rita Dove
[ Need Quantified Schools Sometimes Things Unfortunate]
Women are systematically degraded by receiving the trivial attentions which men think it manly to pay to the sex, when, in fact, men are insultingly supporting their own superiority. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Attentions Degraded Fact Manly Men Own Pay Receiving Sex Superiority Supporting Systematically Their Think Trivial Which Women]
In sixth grade, my basketball team made it to the league championships. In double overtime, with three seconds left, I rebounded the ball and passed it - to the wrong team! They scored at the buzzer and we lost the game. To this day, I still have nightmares! Zac Efron
[ Ball Basketball Championships Day Double Game Grade League Left Lost Made Nightmares Overtime Passed Scored Seconds Sixth Still Team Three Wrong]
Communities and neighborhoods are affected. Idling trains, traffic backups, grade crossing accidents and other safety issues all affect the quality of life in our neighborhoods. Bill Lipinski
[ Accidents Affect Affected Communities Crossing Grade Idling Issues Life Neighborhoods Other Our Quality Safety Traffic Trains]
I was born in Everett; I went through grade school in Everett, high school in Seattle. Dorothy Malone
[ Born Grade High School Seattle Through Went]
Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind. Colin Powell
[ Act Ask Because Behind Children Giving Grade Know Learn Officers Often Our Ready Schools Teachers Them Third Too]
I was always a clown. In the eighth grade I won a city speech contest by doing an Eddie Murphy routine. I'm no good at public speaking, but if I can assume a role and speak as that person, then I'm fine. When I had to give a book report, I always did it in character. Jason Wiles
[ Always Assume Book Character City Clown Contest Did Doing Eddie Eighth Fine Give Good Grade Had Murphy Person Public Report Role Routine Speak Speaking Speech Then Won]
There are three classes of men; the retrograde, the stationary and the progressive. Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Classes Men Progressive Retrograde Stationary Three]
I think families are so great, because when you go home, no matter what you've accomplished in your life, you still are the person you were in sixth grade to them. You know, it never really changes. Bonnie Hunt
[ Accomplished Because Changes Families Go Grade Great Home Know Life Matter Never Person Really Sixth Still Them Think Were Your]
Told that the passing grade is a B or competence and that we will help you to get there, students do competent work. The lowest passing grade in the real world is competence. Why do schools accept so much less? William Glasser
[ Accept Competence Competent Get Grade Help Less Lowest Much Passing Real Schools Students Told Why Will Work World]
I have a lot of memories of Falls Church. I went to grade school in Madison Elementary School. Jim Fowler
[ Church Elementary Falls Grade Lot Madison Memories School Went]
Mankind: A quality of life upgrade is available to each and every one of you. It should give you a quality of life upgrade, which means no drugs, no alcohol, no fast food - unless, of course, it's a mallard. Ted Nugent
[ Alcohol Available Course Each Every Fast Food Give Life Mankind Means Quality Should Unless Upgrade Which]
You see, I went to the sixth grade and that was the highest I ever went. Gregory Corso
[ Ever Grade Highest See Sixth Went]
I think all women in Hollywood are known as sex symbols. That's what our purpose is in this business. You're merchandised, you're a product. You're sold and it's based on sex. But that's okay. I think women should be empowered by that, not degraded. Megan Fox
[ Based Business Degraded Empowered Hollywood Known Okay Our Product Purpose Sex Should Sold Symbols Think Women]
If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn't be that, I'd want to be a superhero. Vin Diesel
[ Actor Asked Back Choice First Grade Grew Had Said School Superhero Up Want Wanted Would]
In disposition the Negro is joyous, flexible, and indolent; while the many nations which compose this race present a singular diversity of intellectual character, of which the far extreme is the lowest grade of humanity. Samuel George Morton
[ Character Compose Disposition Diversity Extreme Far Flexible Grade Humanity Indolent Intellectual Joyous Lowest Many Nations Negro Present Race Singular Which While]
If the Liberals' law is passed, will sex education in the schools, including elementary grades, include the same portrayals of sexual activity which presently exist in heterosexual instruction? Will there be the same presentation of homosexual activity? Of course there will. Stockwell Day
[ Activity Course Education Elementary Exist Grades Heterosexual Homosexual Include Including Instruction Law Liberals Passed Presentation Presently Same Schools Sex Sexual Which Will]
The Sunday School teacher talked too much in the way our grade school teacher used to when she told us about George Washington. Pleasant, pretty stories, but not true. Frances Farmer
[ George Grade Much Our Pleasant Pretty School She Stories Sunday Talked Teacher Told Too True Us Used Washington Way]
Grades are almost completely relative, in effect ranking students relative to others in their class. Thus extra achievement by one student not only raises his position, but in effect lowers the position of others. James S. Coleman
[ Achievement Almost Class Completely Effect Extra Grades His Lowers Only Others Position Raises Ranking Relative Student Students Their Thus]
I failed first grade, which is my biggest problem. You always feel like a failure, like you're stupid. Amy Sedaris
[ Always Biggest Failed Failure Feel First Grade Problem Stupid Which]
A big ethical question is what happens after people stop using the device. Does it degrade the environment? Could it have been designed so it would actually be good for the environment? Donald Norman
[ Actually After Been Big Could Degrade Designed Device Does Environment Ethical Good Happens Question Stop Using Would]
The Pythagoreans degrade impious men into brutes and, if one is to believe Empedocles, even into plants. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
[ Believe Brutes Degrade Even Impious Into Men Plants]
The soul that is within me no man can degrade. Frederick Douglass
[ Degrade Man Soul Within]
In death, you get upgraded into a saint no matter how much people hated you in life. Sarah Vowell
[ Death Get Hated How Into Life Matter Much Saint]
I was in high school, trying to get out of high school. The only thing slowing me up was grades. Levon Helm
[ Get Grades High Only Out School Slowing Thing Trying Up]
Of course, in our grade school, in those days, there were no organized sports at all. We just went out and ran around the school yard for recess. Alan Shepard
[ Around Course Days Grade Just Organized Our Out Ran Recess School Sports Those Went Were Yard]
Basketball was not my main sport in grade school, or even the first year of high school. Mike Krzyzewski
[ Basketball Even First Grade High Main School Sport Year]
I grew up below the poverty line; I didn't have as much as other people did. I think it made me stronger as a person, it built my character. Now I have a 4.0 grade point average and I want to go to college, and just become a better person. Justin Bieber
[ Average Become Below Better Built Character College Did Go Grade Grew Just Line Made Much Now Other Person Point Poverty Stronger Think Up Want]
The only people available to change the world are the people now living in it, with all the beliefs they bring along - however retrograde those beliefs may appear to those of us who see ourselves as enlightened. Todd Gitlin
[ Along Appear Available Beliefs Bring Change Enlightened However Living May Now Only Ourselves Retrograde See Those Us World]
In the state of Wisconsin it's mandated that teachers in the social sciences and hard sciences have to start giving environmental education by the first grade, through high school. Gaylord Nelson
[ Education Environmental First Giving Grade Hard High Mandated School Sciences Social Start State Teachers Through Wisconsin]
It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades. Susan Sontag
[ Deeply Degrades Feared Most Such Suffering]
A wrong concept misleads the understanding; a wrong deed degrades the whole man, and may eventually demolish the structure of the human ego. Muhammed Iqbal
[ Concept Deed Degrades Demolish Ego Eventually Human Man May Structure Understanding Whole Wrong]
My parents moved back to New York from Florida when I was in the ninth grade. Sanford I. Weill
[ Back Florida Grade Moved New Ninth Parents York]
I never cared what kind of grade I got. Shelby Foote
[ Cared Got Grade Kind Never]
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices. Laurence J. Peter
[ Acquires Education Grade Higher Method Prejudices Whereby]
We class schools into four grades: leading school, first-rate school, good school and school. Evelyn Waugh
[ Class First-Rate Four Good Grades Into Leading School Schools]
My first acting job happened by accident when I was really young. I was in fifth grade and my teacher saw an ad in the paper and took me to the audition after school and I got the part. Ajay Naidu
[ Accident Acting Ad After Audition Fifth First Got Grade Happened Job Paper Part Really Saw School Teacher Took Young]
Since 1998, the Administration has begun to upgrade counterintelligence and security at U.S. weapons labs. Charles Foster Bass
[ Administration Begun Counterintelligence Labs Security Since Upgrade Weapons]
That's what's so great about my job. I get paid to do what got me in trouble in grade school space out and play with my imaginary friends. In terms of Isaac, when the time's right. Jonathan Kellerman
[ Friends Get Got Grade Great Imaginary Isaac Job Out Paid Play Right School Space Terms Time Trouble]
Brian was the oldest, I was in the middle and Carl was the baby. I was the troublemaker. Brian got great grades and Carl got the kind of grades I did. I failed everything. I was too busy fighting and running wild. Dennis Wilson
[ Baby Brian Busy Carl Did Everything Failed Fighting Got Grades Great Kind Middle Oldest Running Too Troublemaker Wild]
I was reading five or six years ahead of my grade during public school. I was pretty bored. I made a contract with some of my teachers that if I didn't ask too many questions, I could work in the back of the room. Joshua Lederberg
[ Ahead Ask Back Bored Contract Could During Five Grade Made Many Pretty Public Questions Reading Room School Six Some Teachers Too Work Years]
I was involved with drama departments since the 5th grade. I played at it. It was an escape. Adam Baldwin
[ Departments Drama Escape Grade Involved Played Since]
We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible. Barack Obama
[ Best Desire Education Get Grades Investing Make Money Must Obligation Our Possible Responsibility Schools Still Students Sure Will]
By the time I was in sixth grade I could bound every country in the world from memory. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Bound Could Country Every Grade Memory Sixth Time World]
Women are degraded by the propensity to enjoy the present moment, and, at last, despise the freedom which they have not sufficient virtue to struggle to attain. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Attain Degraded Despise Enjoy Freedom Last Moment Present Propensity Struggle Sufficient Virtue Which Women]
I've only been in one fight in my whole life... in 7th grade, yet everyone thinks I'm a maniac. Ray Liotta
[ Been Everyone Fight Grade Life Maniac Only Thinks Whole Yet]
Running a school where the students all succeed, even if some students have to help others to make the grade, is good preparation for democracy. William Glasser
[ Democracy Even Good Grade Help Make Others Preparation Running School Some Students Succeed Where]
If I have a talent for making some fourth-grader who hates school and reading to hate it a little less, then I have to do the most with what I've been issued. Brian P. Cleary
[ Been Hate Hates Issued Less Little Making Most Reading School Some Talent Then]
The Christian churches were offered two things: the spirit of Jesus and the idiotic morality of Paul, and they rejected the higher inspiration... Following Paul, we have turned the goodness of love into a fiend and degraded the crowning impulse of our being into a capital sin. Frank Harris
[ Being Capital Christian Churches Crowning Degraded Fiend Following Goodness Higher Idiotic Impulse Inspiration Into Jesus Love Morality Offered Our Paul Rejected Sin Spirit Things Turned Two Were]
The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind him that he is already degraded. George Orwell
[ Aim Already Being Degrade Degraded Him Human Joke Remind]
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind. Aristotle
[ Absorb Degrade Jobs Mind Paid]
I'm getting paid to do what I got in trouble for in the 7th grade. I absolutely love what I do and thank my lucky stars for twenty-five years of full-time employment in this business. Rob Paulsen
[ Absolutely Business Employment Full-Time Getting Got Grade Love Lucky Paid Stars Thank Trouble Twenty-Five Years]
As far as the girls in my grade, it was always kind of an on-and-off thing. When all this came up, it was kind of hard. My guy friends and my family friends have been so amazing and supportive. Stacie Orrico
[ Always Amazing Been Came Family Far Friends Girls Grade Guy Hard Kind Supportive Thing Up]
I grew up taking piano lessons and liking Wagner when I was in second grade. Tom Verlaine
[ Grade Grew Lessons Liking Piano Second Taking Up Wagner]
I've often wondered about people that come to the profession late in life. I've wanted to be an actor since the first grade. I watched a play being performed by the third grade class, and it was... magic. William Christopher
[ Actor Being Class Come First Grade Late Life Magic Often Performed Play Profession Since Third Wanted Watched Wondered]
I played violin and got into that Suzuki program in the second grade. Adam Jones
[ Got Grade Into Played Program Second Violin]
At a time when we have much work to do to address our Nation's critical infrastructure, and, as I said, which is currently in dire need of upgrade and repair, this legislation is also a jobs bill and is obviously a jobs creator. Howard Coble
[ Address Also Bill Creator Critical Currently Dire Infrastructure Jobs Legislation Much Nation Need Obviously Our Repair Said Time Upgrade Which Work]
Thinking in its lower grades, is comparable to paper money, and in its higher forms it is a kind of poetry. Henry Ellis
[ Comparable Forms Grades Higher Kind Lower Money Paper Poetry Thinking]
Repeating a grade needs to be the last resort, not an automatic response to a child who is struggling to learn. Roy Barnes
[ Automatic Child Grade Last Learn Needs Repeating Resort Response Struggling]
I had a ninth grade teacher who told me I was much smarter and much better than I was allowing myself to be. Scott Hamilton
[ Allowing Better Grade Had Much Myself Ninth Smarter Teacher Than Told]
Women have the right to say: this is surface, this falsifies reality, this degrades. Tillie Olsen
[ Degrades Reality Right Say Surface Women]
The United States was founded on the principle that we are a country of enumerated government powers not of enumerated liberties. Anyone in grade school knows the theory. Anyone in the real world knows that the practice has no bearing on the theory. The Founders created a system to protect that liberty, however as the 20th century showed, a tireless minority in search of power will pervert that system to enhance their own power. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
I dropped out of school in the 11th grade because there was no purpose in it for me. I'm not proud of this, and I'm not trying to promote it. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Because Dropped Grade Out Promote Proud Purpose School Trying]
I played in the percussion section 4th grade through high school - snare and timpani mostly. Suzy Bogguss
[ Grade High Mostly Percussion Played School Section Snare Through]
When I was in the fourth grade, I became intensely interested in geography and I learned it well. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Became Fourth Geography Grade Intensely Interested Learned Well]
When I was in first grade, everyone made fun of my name, of course. I think it's kind of a big name to hold up when you're nine years old. It seemed goofy. I used to tell people I wanted to change the world and they used to think, 'This kid's really weird'. River Phoenix
[ Big Change Course Everyone First Fun Goofy Grade Hold Kid Kind Made Name Nine Old Really Seemed Tell Think Up Used Wanted Weird World Years]
Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth-grade math, you can do it. Peter Lynch
[ Everyone Follow Made Market Math Stock Through]
I had been writing fiction since I was in eighth grade, because I loved it. Thomas Perry
[ Because Been Eighth Fiction Grade Had Loved Since Writing]
Man cannot degrade woman without himself falling into degradation; he cannot elevate her without at the same time elevating himself. Alexander Walker
[ Cannot Degradation Degrade Elevate Elevating Falling Her Himself Into Man Same Time Without Woman]
The first book I ever wrote was in fourth grade and it was called 'Billy's Booger.' It was an autobiographical piece about a kid who was really bad at math. William Joyce
[ Autobiographical Bad Billy Booger Book Called Ever First Fourth Grade Kid Math Piece Really Wrote]
It got so bad that by the time I was graduated, the only reading I did was in order to get the grade and the only writing I did was in order to get the grade. R. A. Salvatore
[ Bad Did Get Got Grade Graduated Only Order Reading Time Writing]
Stephen Hawking said he spent most of his first couple of years at Cambridge reading science fiction (and I believe that, because his grades weren't all that great). Frederik Pohl
[ Because Believe Cambridge Couple Fiction First Grades Great Hawking His Most Reading Said Science Spent Stephen Weren Years]
I cannot say that I was a particularly diligent student, especially during the lower grades. Koichi Tanaka
[ Cannot Diligent During Especially Grades Lower Particularly Say Student]
The things that got me through grade school are helping me out later in life. It's like, I show up on time. If you buy a ticket to one of my shows, I'll show up. I'll be there. And if it says 10:00, I'll be on stage at 10:00. Chris Isaak
[ Buy Got Grade Helping Later Life Out Says School Show Shows Stage Things Through Ticket Time Up]
I truly believe that God brought this, Dorothy Day script to me, because for a long time up until I was in eight grade - I wanted to be a nun. Moira Kelly
[ Because Believe Brought Day Dorothy Eight God Grade Long Nun Script Time Truly Until Up Wanted]
You know, I went to Oberlin. At that time, grades were - you elected to have them or not. It was all of that era where grades were out the window. But I did very well in school. I didn't really study the arts; I practiced the arts. Julie Taymor
[ Arts Did Elected Era Grades Know Out Practiced Really School Study Them Time Very Well Went Were Where Window]
Media corporations have a civic responsibility not only to prevent fraud and financial abuse, but also to not corrupt or degrade our culture. Charles W. Pickering
[ Abuse Also Civic Corporations Corrupt Culture Degrade Financial Fraud Media Only Our Prevent Responsibility]
It would have to be connected with performance art somehow, either in the front of the house or the back. I was myopic about this from fourth grade on. James Marsters
[ Art Back Connected Either Fourth Front Grade House Myopic Performance Somehow Would]
Man need not be degraded to a machine by being denied to be a ghost in a machine. Gilbert Ryle
[ Being Degraded Denied Ghost Machine Man Need]
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. John Stuart Mill War
[ Decayed Degraded Feeling Moral Much Nothing Patriotic State Thing Things Thinks Ugliest Ugly War Which Worse Worth]
One rainy Sunday when I was in the third grade, I picked up a book to look at the pictures and discovered that even though I did not want to, I was reading. I have been a reader ever since. Beverly Cleary
[ Been Book Did Discovered Even Ever Grade Look Picked Pictures Rainy Reader Reading Since Sunday Third Though Up Want]
Advertising degrades the people it appeals to; it deprives them of their will to choose. Carrie P. Snow
[ Advertising Appeals Choose Degrades Deprives Their Them Will]
I got into therapy in the fifth grade because I said in a sarcastic way that I was going to kill myself, and they didn't get it then. Nothing's changed. Fiona Apple
[ Because Changed Fifth Get Going Got Grade Into Kill Myself Nothing Said Sarcastic Then Therapy Way]
Music is part of us, and either ennobles or degrades our behavior. Boethius
[ Behavior Degrades Either Ennobles Music Our Part Us]
I walked to Seward School first through fourth grade. It's just amazing to me now that we'd walk down 10th Avenue on Capitol Hill. Stone Gossard
[ Amazing Avenue Capitol Down First Fourth Grade Hill Just Now School Seward Through Walk Walked]
Otis was inspired by a boy who sat across the aisle from me in sixth grade. He was a lively person. My best friend appears in assorted books in various disguises. Beverly Cleary
[ Across Aisle Appears Best Books Boy Disguises Friend Grade Inspired Lively Otis Person Sat Sixth Various]
The world is weary of statesmen whom democracy has degraded into politicians. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Degraded Democracy Into Politicians Statesmen Weary Whom World]
In grade school I was smart, but I didn't have any friends. In high school, I quit being smart and started having friends. David Spade
[ Any Being Friends Grade Having High Quit School Smart Started]
At thirteen I began modeling, doing my first television commercial in ninth grade for Pizza Hut. Donna Rice
[ Began Commercial Doing First Grade Hut Modeling Ninth Pizza Television Thirteen]
Then all this started to pick up because I signed with ForeFront when I was in seventh grade. It got a lot busier and I was traveling a lot and it wasn't making sense. Especially at a private school, you miss two days, and you get so behind. Stacie Orrico
[ Because Behind Busier Days Especially Forefront Get Got Grade Lot Making Miss Pick Private School Sense Seventh Signed Started Then Traveling Two Up]
As soon as beauty is sought not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker. Annie Dillard
[ Beauty Degrades Love Pleasure Religion Seeker Soon Sought]
A boy or girl who has gone through the eight grades should possess a complete, practical education and should have received special training in some specific line of work, fitting him or her to earn a livelihood. Arthur Capper
[ Boy Complete Earn Education Eight Fitting Girl Gone Grades Her Him Line Livelihood Possess Practical Received Should Some Special Specific Through Training Work]
To be shapely when you're in the seventh grade is not exactly what everyone's looking for, or they weren't then, as someone was telling me the other day. now, that's like a really great thing to do, to be, but then it wasn't. Katey Sagal
[ Day Everyone Exactly Grade Great Looking Now Other Really Seventh Someone Telling Then Thing Weren]
I have a daughter who is a sophomore in college and another who is in the 11th grade of high school. Thomas Friedman
[ Another College Daughter Grade High School Sophomore]
I was told that I had to give grades to the students, which I wasn't particularly interested in doing. Merce Cunningham
[ Doing Give Grades Had Interested Particularly Students Told Which]
I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him. Booker T. Washington
[ Degrade Hate Him Making Man Narrow Permit Soul Will]
My first Macintosh was a 128k machine which I upgraded to 512k the minute it became possible. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Became First Machine Macintosh Minute Possible Which]
Whoever degrades another degrades me, And whatever is done or said returns at last to me. Walt Whitman
[ Another Degrades Done Last Returns Said Whatever Whoever]
Many seventh graders I know in Illinois, as well as around the Nation, are studying the Constitution. I was pretty impressed with the quality of education our children are receiving because they had not expected me to ask them about it. Melissa Bean
[ Around Ask Because Children Constitution Education Expected Graders Had Illinois Impressed Know Many Nation Our Pretty Quality Receiving Seventh Studying Them Well]
Psychoanalysis is a terribly efficient instrument, and because it is more and more a prestigious instrument, we run the risk of using it with a purpose for which it was not made for, and in this way we may degrade it. Jacques Lacan
[ Because Degrade Efficient Instrument Made May More Prestigious Psychoanalysis Purpose Risk Run Terribly Using Way Which]
The more humanity advances, the more it is degraded. Gustave Flaubert
[ Advances Degraded Humanity More]
Every author really wants to have letters printed in the papers. Unable to make the grade, he drops down a rung of the ladder and writes novels. P. G. Wodehouse
[ Author Down Drops Every Grade Ladder Letters Make Novels Papers Printed Really Rung Unable Wants Writes]
OK, it was black, it was below grade, I was female, Asian American, young, too young to have served. Yet I think none of the opposition in that sense hurt me. Maya Lin
[ American Asian Below Black Female Grade Hurt None Ok Opposition Sense Served Think Too Yet Young]
Before the eighth grade, I probably went to seven or eight different schools. Jeremy London
[ Before Different Eight Eighth Grade Probably Schools Seven Went]
A union of government and religion tends to destroy government and degrade religion. Hugo Black
[ Degrade Destroy Government Religion Tends Union]
I have never been jealous. Not even when my dad finished fifth grade a year before I did. Jeff Foxworthy
[ Been Before Dad Did Even Fifth Finished Grade Jealous Never Year]
Polls that have been taken by kindergarten, first- and second-grade teachers indicate that 30 percent of the kids have been deprived in some way so that they are physically unable to keep up with the class. C. Everett Koop
[ Been Class Deprived Indicate Keep Kids Kindergarten Percent Physically Polls Some Taken Teachers Unable Up Way]
I started working around eigth grade. I remember doing a Doritos commercial where there were four days in a row of eating them, and I will tell you, I have not eaten many Doritos since. Tobey Maguire
[ Around Commercial Days Doing Eaten Eating Four Grade Many Remember Row Since Started Tell Them Were Where Will Working]
Around 5th and 6th grade I thought Dean Martin was the coolest guy in the world; he was a great singer, had his own television show and acted in movies. Peter Gallagher
[ Acted Around Coolest Dean Grade Great Guy Had His Martin Movies Own Show Singer Television Thought World]
I enjoy writing for third and fourth graders most of all. Beverly Cleary
[ Enjoy Fourth Graders Most Third Writing]
I abhor grades - if a child does his best, that's all that should be asked. Richard Dawson
[ Abhor Asked Best Child Does Grades His Should]
It is my sincere hope that hospitals across Indiana, and America, continue to strive for excellence when it comes to providing medical care. This proposed rule will be harmful to communities who wish to upgrade their medical facilities. Steve Buyer
[ Across America Care Comes Communities Continue Excellence Facilities Harmful Hope Hospitals Indiana Medical Proposed Providing Rule Sincere Strive Their Upgrade Will Wish]
You know, it's been proven that 35 to 40 hours a year with one-on-one attention, a student can get one grade level higher. Dave Eggers
[ Attention Been Get Grade Higher Hours Know Level Proven Student Year]
When somebody turned me on to a Coltrane record around seventh grade, I took up saxophone. Tom Verlaine
[ Around Coltrane Grade Record Saxophone Seventh Somebody Took Turned Up]
When Paul and I were first friends, starting in the sixth grade and seventh grade, we would sing a little together and we would make up radio shows and become disc jockeys on our home wire recorder. And then came rock and roll. Art Garfunkel
[ Become Came Disc First Friends Grade Home Little Make Our Paul Radio Recorder Rock Roll Seventh Shows Sing Sixth Starting Then Together Up Were Wire Would]
I was in seventh grade, and getting a part in Full House was huge. It opened so many doors for me. Marla Sokoloff
[ Doors Full Getting Grade House Huge Many Opened Part Seventh]
The rise or fall of wages is common to all states of society, whether it be the stationary, the advancing, or the retrograde state. David Ricardo
[ Advancing Common Fall Retrograde Rise Society State States Stationary Wages Whether]
After my stellar first grade academic achievements, I continued to perform well in the city primary schools - except for penmanship, which was not my forte. Vernon L. Smith
[ Academic Achievements After City Continued Except First Forte Grade Perform Primary Schools Stellar Well Which]
I've actually become much, much dumber through being married and having these children. I find that I'm not half as sharp that I once was. I can't even help them with their 4th and 5th grade vocabulary and math work at this point. Patrick Warburton
[ Actually Become Being Children Dumber Even Find Grade Half Having Help Married Math Much Once Point Sharp Their Them These Through Vocabulary Work]
Even among the married, sexual satisfaction must not be sought in a way which disregards man's character as a person and degrades him to the animal level. Francis Arinze
[ Among Animal Character Degrades Disregards Even Him Level Man Married Must Person Satisfaction Sexual Sought Way Which]