The best Quotes by Thomas Sowell

The best Quotes by Thomas Sowell

People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.
The first lesson of economics is scarcity: there is never enough of anything to fully satisfy all those who want it. The first lesson of politics is to disregard the first lesson of economics.
It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong.
The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but between talkers and doers.
Too much of what is called 'education' is little more than an expensive isolation from reality.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
The least productive people are usually the ones who are most in favor of holding meetings.

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I think that for me, as a UNC graduate, I value my education - I think everyone who's gone to that university values education.
Michael: "Don't forget my North Carolina shorts!"
Daffy: "Your shorts? From college?"
Michael: "I wore them under my Chicago Bulls uniform every game."
Looney Tunes: "Eeeew."
Michael: "I washed them after every game."
Daffy: "Hahaha... sure!"
They say money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to North Carolina - and that's pretty much the same thing.
If watching is all you're going to do, then you're going to watch your life go by without you.
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Take your time to think, but when it is time to act, stop thinking and act!
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When you find a man you wish to marry, Tessa, remember this: You will know what kind of man he is not by the things he says, but by the things he does.
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He who thinks too much, will not act.
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Giving a child an education is by far one of the most important investments we can make.
It's wrong to think that an educational system could work without conveying values!
A dog is the greatest gift a parent can give a child. OK, a good education, then a dog.
No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows.
Education is that human process of feeding your mind with ideas that it never had before, or information you never had.
Neither comprehension nor learning can take place in an atmosphere of anxiety.
I'm not sure whose twisted idea it was to put hundreds of adolescents in underfunded schools run by people whose dreams were crushed years ago... but I admire the sadism.
Wednesday Addams in Wednesday - Season 1 Episode 1
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The merry laughter of little innocent children wending their way to school. Thirsty little minds rushing to the fountain of knowledge.
Honest John in Pinocchio
I think school is so much harder than real life. People are so much more accepting when they are adults.
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School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect and nobody's perfect so why bother.
Elliot: "I'm not hiding, I was just looking for my... you know, the... I was looking for my dignity."
J.D.: "Did you find it?"
Elliot: "No. I must've left it at college."
Elliot Reid in Scrubs - Season 2 Episode 1
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I've spent the past three-and-a-half years staring at greaseboards full of equations; before that, I spent four years working on my thesis; before that, I was in college, and before that... I was in the fifth grade.
Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory - Season 1 Episode 4
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Classes will dull your mind, destroy the potential for authentic creativity.
John F. Nash in A Beautiful Mind
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I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star.
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If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.
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Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited.
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Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
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Knowing where you're going can be confusing. Trust your instincts.
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The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
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Love takes up where knowledge leaves off.
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