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What keeps me happy, refreshed, passionate and motivated as a teacher is that I happily forget outside the school that I am a teacher.
I have no quarrel with the floor or the walls or even the roof of the school if it is the best place of learning.
(Prasanna Mishra has been a civil servant from India. He has been a social activist and a columnist. Born in 1942, he lives in Bhubaneswar.)
India's soap opera is about millions watching the paterfamilias of rich family learning sharpening of pencil of school going grandchild.
(Prasanna Mishra, born in 1942, is a social activist, a columnist and a former civil servant. He lives in Bhubaneswar (India) .)
Why are your clothes exposing your nakedness? ! Is this what you were taught in school?
Why are your clothes exposing your nakedness? Is this what you were taught at school?
Your school uniform sells you out! Exposing your naked body.
A child goes to school to learn; not to fight! ! So, educate him or her very well.
Children go to school to learn; not to fight! So, educate them well.
You are a shameless, husband-hunting by-product of six of the most expensive finishing schools in the Western Hemisphere.
(Tom Waldman (d. 1985), screenwriter, and Frank Waldman (d. 1990), U.S. screenwriter. Bob (Richard Beymer), High Time, to Joy (Tuesday Weld) (1960).)
That's the public-school system all over. They may kick you out, but they never let you down.
(Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966), British novelist. Captain Grimes, in Decline and Fall, pt. 1, ch. 3 (1928).
Paul Pennyfeather, to whom these words are addressed, had been given a letter of recommendation by his housemaster after being expelled from school.)