Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education. They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them.
Thanks to my solid academic training, today I can write hundreds of words on virtually any topic without possessing a shred of information which is how I got a good job in journalism.
The failure of academic feminists to recognize difference as a crucial strength is a failure to reach beyond the first patriarchal lesson. In our world, divide and conquer must become define and empower.
An arts education helps build academic skills and increase academic performance, while also providing alternative opportunities to reward the skills of children who learn differently.
Four years of football are calculated to breed in the average man more of the ingredients of success in life than almost any academic course he takes.
As we talk about the need to foster academic achievement, we must recognize and reward those who strive academically, just as we honor athletic champions. Meeting the President of the United States is just the honor we should bestow on our academic champions.
The next time some academics tell you how important diversity is, ask how many Republicans there are in their sociology department.
Traditional academic science describes human beings as highly developed animals and biological thinking machines. We appear to be Newtonian objects made of atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, and organs.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
I was interested in implements of mass destruction - from an academic point of view.
I'm an artist, I'm not an academic folklorist.
I tried to oppose the academic to the marketplace.
Credit card companies pay college students generously to stand outside dining halls, dorms, and academic buildings and encourage their fellow students to apply for credit cards.
I came out of the Civil Rights Movement, and I had a different kind of focus than most people who have just the academic background as their primary training experience
There is far too much literary criticism of the wrong kind. That is why I never could have survived as an academic.
I instantly chucked my academic ambitions and began writing fiction full-time.
The job in Wisconsin was the first genuine offer of an academic job in a university which I received.
Academic success depends on research and publications.
Personally I discovered that you could go through the academy as a young scholar, come out, and almost immediately have an impact on the academic environment.
I don't know why people question the academic training of an athlete. Fifty percent of the doctors in this country graduated in the bottom half of their classes.
Postmodernism is an academic theory, originating in academia with an academic elite, not in the world of women and men, where feminist theory is rooted.
I don't have the notion that everybody has to write in some single academic style
I am joining the government not from the academic position but from St. Petersburg city council.
I kind of lost interest in school. I was never really that interested anyway. I was never academic. I didn't really go to school as much as I should have.
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