Even the best of Christians are troubled by the question, "Why does an almighty God send, or at least allow, suffering?" When you are nagged by thoughts like this, say to yourself, "I am still in elementary school. When I graduate from the university of Christian life, I will understand His ways better and doubts will cease.— Richard Wurmbrand
Successful Elementary School quotations
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
I am often amazed at how much more capability and enthusiasm for science there is among elementary school youngsters than among college students.
I was in every band class I could get in, like after school jazz band and marching band, and that's where I really learned to read music from elementary all the way through junior high and high school.
Children are not a distraction from more inportant work. They are the most important work.
I was on the San Diego school board for 4 years, where I watched children successfully matriculate into elementary schools from Head Start programs from all around our city.
Corruption is uniquely reprehensible in a democracy because it violates the system's first principle, which we all learned back in the sunshiny days of elementary school: that the government exist to serve the public, not particular companies or individuals or even elected officials.
When I was three years old, I went to an orphanage, but because of the beatings, I ran away when I was five and lived alone by selling gum on the streets. For ten years, I lived like a fly. I was eventually able to graduate elementary and middle school through qualification examinations and the first thing that I ever liked was music.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life
I was in a play in elementary school and had to jump up and run away.
I was nervous and tripped and fell down and everyone laughed. Their laughter made me relax, so I pretended it was part of the show.
In elementary school, in case of fire you have to line up quietly in a single file line from smallest to tallest. What is the logic? Do tall people burn slower?
Civic education and civic responsibility should be taught in elementary school.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult.
I was bullied every second of every day in elementary and middle school.
Obviously, people are going to bring you down because of your drive. But, ultimately, it makes you a stronger person to turn your cheek and go the other way.
The State did not own men so entirely, even when it could send them to the stake, as it sometimes does now where it can send them to the elementary school.
I believe becoming an adult isn't a good thing for a guy.
I think that guys should not forget about its youthful soul. So I want to say that I still have a heart of a baby or an elementary school kid.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
The library of my elementary school had this great biography section, and I read all of these paperback biographies until they were dog-eared. The story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Madame Curie and Martin Luther King and George Washington Carver and on and on and on.
Boys are 30 percent more likely than girls to drop out of school.
In Canada, five boys drop out for every three girls. Girls outperform boys now at every level, from elementary school to graduate school.
I've been thinking of humorous things since I was.
.. I can't remember when. All the way through elementary school, all the way through junior high, all the way through high school, through college and after college, I was thinking of the same kinds of things that I say in front of an audience now.
The difference between school and life? In school, you're thought a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
It is not scholarship alone, but scholarship impregnated with religion, that tells on the great mass of society. We have no faith in the efficacy of mechanic's institutes, or even of primary and elementary schools, for building up a virtuous and well conditioned peasantry, so long as they stand dissevered from the lessons of Christian piety.
In elementary school, many a true word is spoken in guess.
Me, I was waiting tables of 13 and married at 19.
I graduated from public schools, and taught elementary school.
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
And for whatever reason I've loved the news since I can remember.
I loved it when I was in elementary school.
Nick? Nick Hurley?" I asked, laughing.
He took back his hat. "You'll be sorry to hear I don't make gross faces as much as I used to. Now I'd rather smile at girls." "I noticed" He waved his hat around as if he was trying to dry it, his green eyes sparkling at me, as full of fun and trouble as when he was in elementary school. I realxed.
Our world is fast succumbing to the activities of men and women who would stake the future of our species on beliefs that should not survive an elementary school education.
Wisdom is not a product of schooling, but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
When I was in elementary school, we had the kid who threw chairs, the kid who stuttered, and the kid who went to the bathroom on himself ... but we never had the kid who came in one day and started shooting everyone.
The Dewey decimal system really works.
So that's all I needed to know. Elementary school taught me that.
Drawing used to be a civilized thing to do, like reading and writing.
It was taught in elementary schools. It was democratic. It was a boon to happiness.
If you don't pass your values on to your kids, someone else will.
I believe that teachers - whether in elementary schools, at the secondary level, or at colleges and universities - every teacher deserves the Nobel Peace Prize just for maintaining order in our schools!
When I was in elementary school, the coach of our school (soccer) team personally unearthed my talents.
How far back to the elementary school core curriculum do we have to go to get someone on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology caught up?
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
I didn't really watch action films growing up! I grew up on stuff like 'Anne of Green Gables' - that was more when I was in elementary school. It was all I ever watched.
That was the most offensive thing I've ever seen in 20 years of teaching - and that includes an elementary school production of hair.
When I was in elementary school, I used to write letters to myself.
I'd write letters and go 'Dear Kristen-at-16-years-old, happy birthday. I hope you're doing something.'
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
There was a great deal of peer recognition to be gained in elementary school by being able to draw well. One girl could draw horses so well, she was looked upon as a kind of sorceress.
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.
I have a lot of memories of Falls Church. I went to grade school in Madison Elementary School.
But even in elementary school and junior high, I was very interested in space and in the space program.
Even when I was in school shows, in elementary school doing plays, I'd always go off book and start improvising.