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What are the best schoolboy quotes?
We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is schoolboy!
Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Mark Twain, Charles Baudelaire or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous schoolboy quote.
It was the schoolboy who said, Faith is believing what you know ain't so. — Mark Twain
On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox. — Charles Baudelaire
The bee himself did not evade the schoolboy more than she evaded me, and even at this day I still stand somewhat bewildered, like the boy. — Thomas Wentworth Higginson
My feelings are those of a schoolboy getting in sight of the holidays. Or more seriously, my feelings are perhaps those of a matador who has decided not to enter the bull ring. — Geoffrey Fisher
What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is recalled by the recipient in after days! It blesses him that gives and him that takes. — William Makepeace Thackeray
I'm just a public-schoolboy. I've got a degree. I'm from a middle-class family in Devon. I've got no story. — Chris Martin
The simplest schoolboy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have sacrificed his life. — Ernest Renan
Of an old tale which every schoolboy knows. — William Whitehead
Yeah. I mean, it just seemed to me that it was - I felt so helpless to this business of not having any papers. That seems like a throwback to a schoolboy.
Kenny was actually here at Melwood as a 15-year-old schoolboy.
He came on trial and he went home afterwards. It was only later that Bill Shankly realised that Dalglish was here as a boy and he went mad! He said 'how did we miss him?' Kenny just had the football brain. He was born with it and you can't give that to people. He had that natural born talent.
I never really recovered from the shock of discovering that women do what we do;
they save their best pairs for the nights when they are going to sleep with somebody. When you live with a woman, these faded, shrunken tatty scraps suddenly appear on radiators all over the house; your lascivious schoolboy dreams of adulthood as a time when you are surrounded by exotic lingerie for ever and ever amen...those dreams crumble to dust.
There is a story about a schoolboy who was asked what he thought God was like.
He replied that, as far as he could make out, God was 'the sort of person who is always snooping around to see if anyone is enjoying himself and then trying to stop it.'
My body is no schoolboy.
Scratch a schoolboy and you find a savage.
Many a person who could not comprehend Rousseau, and would be puzzled by Montesquieu, could understand Paine as an open book. He wrote with a clarity, a sharpness of outline and exactness of speech that even a schoolboy should be able to grasp.
In my schoolboy days I had no aversion to slavery.
I was not aware there was anything wrong about it. No-one arraigned it in my hearing; the local papers said nothing against it; the local pulpit taught us that God approved it, that it was a holy thing, and that the doubter need only look in the Bible if he wished to settle his mind.