Grades Related Quotes



Screaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the child's tears, is child abuse, pure and simple. It's not funny and it's not good parenting. It is a crushing, scarring, disastrous experience for the child. It isn't the least bit funny.

Ben Stein


I wasn't really a dark kid, but I was in my head a lot. I got good grades all through my 16 years of Catholic school, but I was always writing these weird - and, I have to say, really bad - stories, filled with murder.

Karen Abbott


“I abhor grades - if a child does his best, that's all that should be asked.”

Richard Dawson


I was not an outstanding student. I did a reasonable amount of work. I got generally good - pretty good grades, but I was not that passionate about getting straight A's.

Steve Case


Well, one of them is annual assessment in grades 3-8. It's integral to the implementation of everything.

Margaret Spellings


I studied art history and philosophy and took economics and political science classes. I just took whatever I wanted and I didn't worry about grades and I read and learned a lot, and I didn't have much of a social life, so it was deeply absorbing.

Sheila Heti


We send our kids off to school to major in labeling and think the ones who do it best deserve the highest grades.

Wayne Dyer


By the time I was in sixth grade I could bound every country in the world from memory.

Clyde Tombaugh


We can be more or less conscious when you create grades of focus on a subject that is flowing in our stream of consciousness.

Antonio Damasio


In order to be Miss Anybody you had to have excellent grades, and I had terrible grades because of my dyslexia.

Fannie Flagg