School’s out for summer, Belleville, Illinois, 1974.
“There is, on the whole, nothing on earth intended for innocent people so horrible as a school.” — George Bernard Shaw
“It is a very grave mistake to think that the enjoyment of seeing and searching can be promoted by means of coercion and a sense of duty.” — Albert Einstein
“I have not the least doubt that school developed in me nothing but what was evil and left the good untouched.” — Edvard Grieg
“I hope we still have some bright twelve-year-olds who are interested in science. We must be careful not to discourage our twelve-year-olds by making them waste the best years of their lives on preparing for examinations.” — Freeman Dyson
“Education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.” — Bertrand Russell
“Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.” — E.M. Forster