Top 19 Scholastic Quotes

In this post, you will find great Scholastic Quotes from famous people, such as Sylvester McCoy, Austin Clarke, Edward Albert, Jane Yolen, Arthur Lydiard. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.

'Doctor Who' is not as literary as 'The Lord of the Rin

Doctor Who‘ is not as literary as ‘The Lord of the Rings‘ and ‘The Hobbit‘ is – books have come out, but they are from the television episodes. So there is that difference… it’s more scholastic.
In expressing so completely his own type, Mr. Yeats presents us with the case for integrity. If we can express eventually our own scholastic mentality in verse, I believe that our art will lead us not towards, but away from, English art.
Austin Clarke
Our scholastic system isn’t structured to make sure that kids in the fifth or sixth grades absolutely know how to read.
Edward Albert
No one will burn out doing aerobic running. It is too much anaerobic running, which the American scholastic athletic system tends to put young athletes through, that burns them out.
Arthur Lydiard
I always loved jokes. It’s such a dumb, facile thing to say, but it’s true. I remember being a kid and getting those joke books from the Scholastic Book Club and loving comedy from a very young age.
Yes, I was a big math and computer geek, that’s true. I was driven by the scholastic side of things. For me, it was all about what I could do with math and computers.
I have always said to young artists that scholastic training and the studying of art history are crucial to fully developing as an artist.
I’ve followed Brenda Bowen as she‘s moved from Henry Holt to Scholastic to Simon and Schuster to Hyperion and to HarperCollins. I have complete confidence that Brenda always knows the right questions to ask. I’m not sure another editor would be able to do that.
Virginia Euwer Wolff
When learning was monopolized by the monks in the Middle Ages, people specialized only in warfare and statecraft. And even these were not altogether free from the scholastic influence.
Grade 9: I was too small for football, too shy for drama class, but I did have a passion for music. And so, with a mouth full of braces (and a glorious mullet), I accepted that the trombone would be a fantastic scholastic counterpart to my extracurricular loves: country music, and the guitar.
Jason McCoy
The fact was that I had always been considered a leader in my scholastic career. It just never dawned on me that this was any kind of preparation for the business world. Like most young women of my background and education, I always performed on demand and never anything else.
Geraldine Stutz
My father had a brilliant scholastic record in high school and was awarded a college scholarship. Unfortunately he had to turn it down so that he could continue to support his family.
Scholastic learning and polemical divinity retarded the growth of all true knowledge.
Being, belief and reason are pure relations, which cannot be dealt with absolutely, and are not things but pure scholastic concepts, signs for understanding, not for worshipping, aids to awaken our attention, not to fetter it.
Johann Georg Hamann
For me, the intellect is always the guide but not the goal of the performance. Three things have to be coordinated, and not one must stick out. Not too much intellect because it can become scholastic. Not too much heart because it can become schmaltz. Not too much technique because you become a mechanic.
Mark Foley
I loved the idea of making history interesting for kids! When Scholastic approached me about ‘The 39 Clues‘, I immediately started going through the ‘greatest hits‘ from my years as a social studies teacher, and picked the historical characters and eras that most appealed to my students.
It is clear from all these data that the interests of teenagers are not focused around studies, and that scholastic achievement is at most of minor importance in giving status or prestige to an adolescent in the eyes of other adolescents.
James S. Coleman