University Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old university quotes, university sayings, and university proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

An Italian university is a contradiction in terms. Indro Montanelli
What you learn at university is a good discipline but has little relevance to a real job. Chris Liddell
University is a wonderful opportunity to find out not just much more about the world, but much more about yourself, too. Robert F. Goheen
The university must be retrospective. The gale that gives direction to the vanes on all its towers blows out of antiquity. Ralph Waldo Emerson
The university is a vast public utility which turns out future workers in today's vineyard, the military-industrial complex. Mario Savio
Teaching at university isn't like teaching in an art school. Barbara Kruger