"One of the benefits of a college education is to show the boy its little avail."
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"Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed."
"College isn't the place to go for ideas."
"It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds: a Harvard education and a Yale degree."
"In university they don't tell you that the greater part of the law is learning to tolerate fools."
"Let's not burn the universities yet. After all, the damage they do might be worse."
"A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education."
"It is dangerous sending a young man who is beautiful to Oxford."
"Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies."
"College-bred is a four-year loaf, using dad's dough, Coming out half-baked, with a lot of crust."
"They teach anything in universities today. You can major in mud pies."
"The exquisite art of idleness, one of the most important things that any University can teach."
"Home of lost causes, and forsaken beliefs, and unpopular names, and impossible loyalties!"
"I was a modest, good-humored boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable."
"Remote and ineffectual don."
"The most important function of the university in an age of reason is to protect reason from itself."
"What poor education I have received has been gained in the University of Life."
"A college education should equip one to entertain three things: a friend, an idea and oneself."
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