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The scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.


The determined scholar and the man of virtue will not seek to live at the expense of injuring their virtue. They will even sacrifice their lives to preserve their virtue complete.


I'm an Urban Scholar.

Michael Ward

Mike and I were similar in a lot of ways. We were happier about winning than Helms Scholar-Athlete award than getting All-City.

John Jamison

I always put emphasis on being a scholar before an athlete. An injury can end a sports career on any play, but putting academics first is always a safe bet.

Dave Demarkis

I'm not a scholar, I didn't have a scholar's attitude toward literature.

Scott Turow

He has come through from being a scholar with us and he is not far away from his first start.

Barry Hunter

No one who cannot rejoice in the discovery of his own mistakes deserves to be called a scholar.

Donald Foster

There's not a single scholar on the face of the Earth who buys any of it.

Bart Ehrman

He had a tremendous ego -- at times, insufferable. At the same time he was incredibly brilliant, a great scholar and a great activist in American political and Israeli political affairs.

David Twersky

He's a serious scholar, and he has been an excellent director in Virginia. I think he will be very effective, both within the Getty and in the broader community.

Jeremy Strick

A scholar is the favorite of Heaven and of earth; The excellence of one's country, The happiest of mankind.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Originality is the essence of true scholarship. Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.

Nnamdi Azikiwe

By getting up early in the morning one also gets more time at his disposal for work as compared to late-risers. Scholar and thinkers get up early in the morning and contemplate.

Rig Veda

The very concept of history implies the scholar and the reader. Without a generation of civilized people to study history, to preserve its records, to absorb its lessons and relate them to its own problems, history, too, would lose its meaning.

George F. Kennan

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Paul Dillon

These documents are going to make it more difficult for any scholar to simply say there was one German view toward the Jews -- that all Germans were willing executioners.

Richard Breitman

Kyle has been great to have on the team the last four years. He carries a 4.4 grade point average and I love the fact we have a kid who shows you can be an athlete and you can be a scholar at the same time. He does it in both realms.

Shane Valdez

There was a Rhodes Scholar on my team, Tom McMillan. My mom had a chance to go to college, but she couldn't go, and my dad had a ninth-grade education. They wanted me to have a good education, and I took pride in being a good student.

Len Elmore

She prides herself as being seen by her peers as a scholar. Her teachers describe Daphne as a hard worker who is bright and has a great attitude.

Tim Loomis