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I'm not nostalgic for my glory days in college. It was lame for me. Probably because I had no friends.~Alex Honnold


Friends College Me

I don't watch college basketball.~Allen Iverson


College Basketball Watch

When people ask where I studied to be an ambassador, I say my neighborhood and my school. I've tried to tell my kids that you don't wait until you're in high school or college to start dealing with problems of people being different. The younger you start, the better.~Andrew Young


School College People

I have always had the feeling I could do anything and my dad told me I could. I was in college before I found out he might be wrong.~Ann Richards


Dad College Me

I ended up going to college for visual arts but moved up to New York after I graduated from college in 2006 and started going gung ho to the Upright Citizens Brigade, and I realized that that was what I was really interested in and what I really wanted to do.~Abbi Jacobson


College New Arts

I just became a vegetable for three months. I couldn't talk to people. I was very ill and that was part of the reason I left college.~Adam Ant


College People Three

I didn't want to go to college or work in an office or have a nine-to-five job. I knew that quite clearly before I left school.~Aidan Gillen


Work School College

Education is the key to the future: You've heard it a million times, and it's not wrong. Educated people have higher wages and lower unemployment rates, and better-educated countries grow faster and innovate more than other countries. But going to college is not enough. You also have to study the right subjects.~Alex Tabarrok


Education Future College

Our obsessive focus on college schooling has blinded us to basic truths. College is a place, not a magic formula. It matters what subjects students study, and subsidies should focus on the subjects that matter the most - not to the students, but to everyone else.~Alex Tabarrok


Focus College Magic

Going to college is neither necessary nor sufficient to be well-educated.~Alex Tabarrok


College Going Sufficient

The obsessive focus on a college degree has served neither taxpayers nor students well. Only 35 percent of students starting a four-year degree program will graduate within four years, and less than 60 percent will graduate within six years. Students who haven't graduated within six years probably never will.~Alex Tabarrok


Focus College Students

I was working part-time as a cleaner while I was going to college and then babysitting after school.~Alek Wek


School College Working

The only reason I got into broadcasting was, I needed money to pay for my junior and senior years at college, and they hired me, those fools!~Alex Trebek


Money College Me

When I finish as the host of 'Jeopardy!' I'm going to go up to Taft in central California. They have a small college there that teaches you about oil drilling.~Alex Trebek


College Small Finish

Don't ever dare to take your college as a matter of course - because, like democracy and freedom, many people you'll never know have broken their hearts to get it for you.~Alice Miller


Freedom College People

I always wanted to play a mental patient. I was fascinated with playing crazy people in college, and I don't know if I ever quite perfected it.~Alison Brie


College People Crazy

I went to New York for the first time when I was in college for a school trip and, uh, it did not appeal to me. It was too much hustle and bustle. And I have since now found a New York where if I lived there now, I know where I would want to live.~Allison Tolman


Time School College

I went to New York for the first time when I was in college for a school trip and, uh, it did not appeal to me. It was too much hustle and bustle.~Allison Tolman


Time School College

I'm so happy that I finished college. Going into this crazy vortex of scrutiny is tough. If I was younger than I was now and I was going to fashion shows, I might have this distorted sense of self. I might rely on those cameras. Because when I was 18, I was half-baked.~Allison Williams


Happy College Self

When I graduated from college in early 2010, I decided that I needed to create a calling card, some kind of business card that people can link to my name and face. So I did this 'Mad Men Theme Song... With a Twist' music video. I released it just as I moved to L.A.~Allison Williams


Music Business College

I spent a college semester in a small town in Italy - and that is where I truly tasted food for the first time.~Alton Brown


Time Food College

I had just been in some repressive situations - the black middle-class college scene and the crazy United States Air Force - and so I just felt like getting out of that. I thought, now, that I wanted to be a writer. I had something that I wanted to do, that I was interested in doing, so I wanted to pursue that.~Amiri Baraka


College Crazy Black

My background is in theater. I was a theater major in college.~Amy Schumer


College Background Theater

I wrote 'The Hate U Give' as a short story while I was in college at a mostly white school in conservative Mississippi.~Angie Thomas


School College Hate

When I was in college, I lived in a mostly black, poor neighborhood. That's where I grew up, but I attended a mostly white upper-class school in conservative Mississippi. I was often very aware of how I presented myself.~Angie Thomas


Myself School College

The college stations have a big voice, and I would like to become more involved with them. I would like to have symposiums with the members of various college radio stations.~Angie Stone


College Voice Radio

I broke with my religion in college.~Anne Rice


Religion College Broke

Married and divorced, three beautiful daughters, two in college. The other one is 16, lives with her mom. I'm 46, I've worked for the Post Office for 18 years, seven facilities in three states.~Arthur Godfrey


Mom Beautiful College

After 9/11, the amount of applicants the FBI received increased exponentially. Whereas you used to require a college degree, and it was a small group of people who were just out of college, after 9/11, it changed.~Aaron Tveit


College Small People

I was born in Evanston, Illinois. I spent my elementary and part of my junior high school years in a D.C. suburb. And then I spent my high school years in Minnesota. And then I spent my college years in Colorado. And then I spent some time living in China. And then I spent three years in Vermont before moving down to Nashville.~Abigail Washburn


Time School College

Bands like R.E.M. and even The Replacements, during that initial wave of college rock, would sell 40, 50, 100,000 copies of a record, and that would be seen as extremely successful - and definitely enough to keep doing more.~Adam Schlesinger


College Successful Doing

I consider The O.C. as my college. It was four years and I made friends who I'll have forever.~Adam Brody


Friends College Forever

My first college roommate greeted me with a shocked silence followed by, 'So... you're black.'~Al Roker


Silence College Black

After I dropped out of college at the age of 19, I became a mortgage broker, and when I went back to school I thought about going into real estate law.~Alice Dreger


Age School College

If you think about it, I was at college, and then three months later, I was a massive pop star. It's stress-making, especially when you're a bit of an oddball as I was, the black sheep left to your own devices, and then suddenly everyone's interested in you.~Alison Moyet


College Black You

By playing on people's desire to belong to groups, Facebook creates a new, inclusive society. After all, Facebook is not like Harvard College. Anyone with access to the Internet can sign up.~Amity Shlaes


College Society People

The truth of the matter is I stayed in L.A. raising my children, and when they went to college, I packed my bags along with them and came to New York and looked for parts in the theatre, because that's always what I preferred doing.~Andrea Martin


Children Truth College

As science-fiction was what I read in college, it was natural that I should be tempted to write it. So I did, and continued to do so, even while I was co-authoring mysteries with my husband Evan.~Ann Maxwell


College Husband Should

I was 16 when I got admission in Hans Raj College. I completed school when I was 16, so everyone in my class - Zoology Honours batch 92 - was 18, and I was often treated like a kid.~Anurag Kashyap


School College Class

I don't know if I'd ever want to show my college life in the films I make. I think I've passed that stage long ago.~Anurag Kashyap


Life College Long

Too many Californians are struggling to make ends meet, pay the bills, and send their kids to college. They are looking for progressive leaders in Washington who will fight for them, like Senator Boxer has done for over 20 years.~Antonio Villaraigosa


College Fight Looking

As a child, I had no idea that I would end up in the film industry. My ambitions changed from wanting to join the army like my grandfather to taking up merchant navy as a career to running for India, and finally, investment banking while I was a student of economics honour. But during my college days, I began to get offers for modelling.~Arjun Rampal


End College Child

The cost of college should never discourage anyone from going after a valuable degree.~Arne Duncan


College Should Never

Borrowing to pay for college used to be the exception; now it's the rule.~Arne Duncan


College Now Exception

I lived in Portland for almost 20 years, and that's where my eldest daughter went to college. I missed the sunshine. I grew up in L.A.~Art Alexakis


Daughter Sunshine College

We all have a role to play - the President, Congress, parents, students and schools - in making college affordable and keeping the middle class dream alive.~Arne Duncan


Parents College Dream

As a songwriter, I do kind of look at 'Santa Monica' as a thing outside of itself, because it isn't just my song. This is a song a lot of people tell me is a part of their high school or college years. That means a lot to me.~Art Alexakis


School College People

One of the wonderful things about going to a small college is you can get into everything.~Art Linkletter


College Small You

When I went to college, it became more of a hobby, and that's when I think I got the realest music education. It wasn't something that I had to do. It wasn't an obligation.~Awkwafina


Education Music College

I didn't start working out until college. But in college I could feel my body changing, and I knew that if I didn't make some changes, I was going to go in the wrong direction.~Aaron Schock


Changes College Start

When I campaign with seniors, it's always, 'Are you a Democrat or Republican?' But when I campaign on college campuses, they ask me where I stand on specific issues. I think Millennials are much less interested in conventional labels. One thing that's universal among Millennials is a distinct frustration with Washington, D.C.~Aaron Schock


College Me Stand

I was born in Chicago, then I spent most of my youth in Joliet, Illinois which is about thirty minutes south, and I went to a military academy for high school in Wisconsin. Then I went to college, on a basketball scholarship to a small school in Iowa, so I'm like Mr. Midwest.~Adam Rapp


School College Youth

I was a jock in college and high school, but I didn't hang out with the jocks. I was sort of a nerd who didn't look like a nerd. I never really fit into any social set.~Adam Rapp


School College High School

My family was very supportive of my acting. They didn't really have a choice because I got jobs acting before anyone could really say anything. It paid my way through college and helped my family out.~Ajay Naidu


Family College Choice

I did plays in college, and I have half of a play. But I'm kind of stuck. I keep revisiting it so maybe it will move somewhere. There's something about plays where you can feel that sense of artifice at any moment.~Aimee Bender


College Moment You

Condoleezza Rice, the national security adviser, is right there... she's in town because her father was at Johnson Smith College... and she was delivering a speech there.~Al Michaels


Father College Security

If I had to do a lot of promotion as a kid, it would have been very intense. I'm really glad I got to go through high school, have a college experience, and have the last five years since then, just... being a person.~Alden Ehrenreich


Experience School College

For several years before I began 'The Folded World,' I worked at an urban college campus and had a job in a tutoring center, and people would come into the tutoring center, and for some reason, they just kept telling me their life stories.~Amity Gaige


Life College Job

I was 22 and stopped writing plays, and I didn't start again until I was 25. I was writing badly. In college, I attempted to write these more conventional plays, but the theater I loved was downtown experimental theater. I didn't feel like I could do that either. It didn't occur to me to do my own thing.~Annie Baker


College Writing Loved

If anything, I was the opposite of most college students who think they can do anything.~Annie Baker


College Think Students

For some 25 years, I worked as a librarian, first at the New York Public Library, then at Trenton State College in New Jersey. My life has always been with, around, and for books.~Avi


Life College My Life

I am definitely going to college!~Adam Hicks


College I Am Going

Strong college basketball is great for the NBA.~Adam Silver


Strong Great College

I watch college basketball and sports in general. I'm also a runner. I live on the Upper West Side of Manhattan near Central Park, so I try to squeeze in runs through Central Park when I can.~Adam Silver


Sports College Live

I went to a college in New York called New Paltz. I studied theater there for four years. I also studied privately in NYC with a teacher named Robert X. Modica.~Aida Turturro


Teacher College New

When I was 18, I began attending college for art and design, and I designed all sorts of things from furniture to industrial designs and even watches.~Aldis Hodge


Art College Design

Well, I've never been in a touring rock band, it was all just high school and college, playing toga parties in frat houses.~Alessandro Nivola


School College High School

I went to University College London and read English literature, then realised if you were interested in story and narrative, film was the way to go.~Alison Owen


College Literature You

I always loved comedy but I didn't start formally until I was in college.~Ana Gasteyer


College Loved Start

When I was a kid, there were hardly any gay story lines or characters on television that I recall. Then when I was in college, 'Will & Grace' started up.~Andrew Rannells


College Grace Gay

There was a period when I'd just come out of college where I'd been playing classical guitar and I suddenly realised that it wasn't what I wanted to do with the rest of my life.~Andy Summers


Life College My Life

The more I do bookstores, the more people come up to me from church groups. I spoke at Pittsburg State College and had 2 or 3 ministers and book groups from a couple of churches.~Anita Diament


College Book People

My parents are from Ghana. Until I was 17, I thought you had to go to college. I had no idea. I didn't know it was not an option.~Ato Essandoh


Parents College You

Although my other ambition was to be a musical theater star (and I would attend college on a voice scholarship), writing was never far from my mind.~Alex Flinn


College Ambition Writing

When I talk to people, their concern is, how are you going to create jobs? How are you going to help turn this economy around? How are we going to make sure that when my kids get out of high school or college there will be some job there? Those are the concerns that are on their minds.~Alexi Giannoulias


School College Job

I was dishwasher, then promoted to chef in a local kitchen in a restaurant in Seattle, and I was working on a building site as well, putting in insulation and painting houses, and then doing some classes at a community college nearby.~Alexis Denisof


Community College Chef

As an adult (after college) and as an artist I thought about what was real, what sustained me - it was Christian Science. I was using that when I didn't know it. Saying yes to the Light and your better instinct.~Alfre Woodard


Light Science College

The student community of Presidency College was also politically most active.~Amartya Sen


Community College Student

I've taken every writing class I've had available. I took classes in high school, and I took English and writing classes in community college, but I dropped out of college. I also attended a local writing workshop two years ago.~Amanda Hocking


School Community College

I don't have any regrets. When I quit college and moved to Los Angeles to become an actress, it was so that I would not look back and have any regrets.~Amy Weber


College Look Regrets

Back in college, I remember shooting stupid videos with my friends. It would be us going around town in capes pretending we were superheroes.~Anders Holm


Friends College Stupid

When I entered college, it was to study liberal arts. At the University of Pennsylvania, I studied English literature, but I fell in love with broadcasting, with telling stories about other people's exploits.~Andrea Mitchell


Love College People

When I graduated from college, I moved to New York and started doing improv because I read all about the early 'Saturday Night Live' guys having come through Second City and learning how to improvise, so I wanted to get immediately into that.~Andy Daly


Learning College Night

I went to college at North Carolina School of the Arts and took a lot of singing classes, and it really is so connected to emotions.~Anna Camp


School College Singing

When I was right out of college, I felt competitive with some of the guys in my class over career stuff.~Aaron Staton


College Career Class

The Committee supports the idea that there should be, within the University of California, a campus which puts particular emphasis on the education of undergraduates within the framework of a College system.~Abraham Robinson


Education College Within

I have no ax to grind. I was lucky. I played. How many guys play high school, college football never play pro football?~Art Donovan


School Football College

I went to college to play football, not to study it.~Art Donovan


Football College Play

Mayo College, where I got my grounding, is a private boarding school. It is a traditional school with brilliant teachers including some from overseas.~Ajay Mehta


School College Teachers

I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.~Al McGuire


Education College Think

By the time I was at college, I became very alert to the question of racial discrimination, and I remember one of my first writing attempts had to do with a lynching.~Albert Maltz


Time College Writing

I'm actually one of the few kids in my grade, especially girls, who didn't end up going to college, just because I already knew what I wanted to do. I had already been actively working in music before I graduated.~Alex Winston


Music End College

When I first went to college, I went to Western Michigan. I had been rejected by a bunch of schools for theater. I was like, 'I'm obviously not cut out for this, so I might as well just go into film.'~Alexander Koch


College Go Film

I lived on my own when I was living in New York City when I was 18, working on a show. And that definitely kind of grows you up a little faster than a normal 18-year-old in college, so I think so. I think I've got some street smarts.~Alexandra Chando


College Living City

I was crazy for music as a high school kid and a college kid.~Alexandra Patsavas


Music School College

I love college. I know I sound like a dork.~Alexis Dziena


Love College Know

I was the first in my family to go to college, and I waitressed all the way through, using my earnings to pay for a bachelor's degree first and then a master's. I resented classmates who didn't have to work real jobs, the ones who had the luxury of taking unpaid internships that would eventually position them for high-paying careers.~Ali Liebegott


Family Work College

I like to surf. I like to play guitar. I want to do college classes online. I wanted to do marine biology for a long time, but I don't know.~Ali Lohan


Time College Guitar

I went to Mexico for three months after college and studied Spanish there. And I went to Cuba and studied at the University of Havana. I loved studying in other countries.~Andrea Navedo


College Loved Studying

While I was at community college, I studied industrial design because I thought maybe I'd be an automotive designer - I grew up in Detroit - and I also studied, geology because I was interested in science, a little bit.~Andrew J. Feustel


Science Community College

I entered KC College in 1975. When I came here for my interview, for my admission, every person I spoke to spoke to me in Sindhi. Be it Kundanani, Bhambani, Nichani, Kevalramani... and they also thought that Ambani was the same. For a moment, I thought that I got my admission at KC College because I have a 'ni' in my surname.~Anil Ambani


College Moment Me

I always wanted to be a writer, and I did want to be a novelist. In college I took a couple of classes that taught me I would never be a novelist. I discovered I had no imagination. My short stories were always thinly veiled memoir.~Anne Fadiman


Imagination College Short

I was educated at King's College, Taunton and went to the University of Cambridge in 1942.~Antony Hewish


College King Educated

Portraits of other great ones look down on you in your college halls; but while you are young and sit at the brief feast, what avails their serene gaze if it do not lift up your hearts and movingly persuade you to match your manhood to its inheritance?~Arthur Quiller-Couch


Great College Young