quote by Mahatma Gandhi

I saw that bad handwriting should be regarded as a sign of an imperfect education.

— Mahatma Gandhi

Professional Penmanship quotations

I can write with absolutely perfect penmanship with my feet.

If I broke both my arms, I could still write a girl a love letter using just my toes.

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.

A man's penmanship is an unfailing index of his character, moral and mental, and a criterion by which to judge his peculiarities of taste and sentiments.

You are undoubtedly acquainted with my Reputation, and as for my Penmanship it must speak for itself; this is to desire your Approbation to keep a public school.

In my day the schools taught two things, love of country and penmanship-now they don't teach either.

Sold my soul to the devil / for nice penmanship.

/ Now I write real pretty / but I'm starting to regret it.

In the beginning of the 19th century, maybe forty percent of women and fifty percent of men could produce a signature, which meant that they'd had at least three years of education because it was in third grade that people started penmanship in the 19th century. And of course black people could get killed if they got caught teaching themselves to read in some parts of the country.

... when I hear people say that penmanship is dead, my response: it's about time.

A man's penmanship is an unfailing index of his character, moral and mental, and a criterion by which to judge his peculiarities of taste and sentiments.

God is busy with the completion of your work, both outwardly and inwardly.

He is fully occupied with you. Every human being is a work in progress that is slowly but inexplicably moving toward perfection. We are each an unfinished work of art both waiting and striving to be completed. God deals with each of us separately because humanity is a fine art of skilled penmanship where every single dot is equally important for the entire picture.

There's life for you. Spend the best years of your life studying penmanship and rhetoric and syntax and Beowulf and George Eliot, and then somebody steals your pencil.

I'm suprised he doesn't send Christmas cards," Antonio said.

"I can see them now. Tasteful, embossed veilum cards, the best he can steal. Little notes in perfect penmanship,"Happy holidays. Hope everyone is well. I sliced up Ethan Ritter in Miami and scattered his remains in the Atlantic. Best wishes for the new year. Karl.

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