Quotes by Edward Blishen
English author and broadcaster
Alive from: 1920-1996
Category: Writers (Contemporary)
Quotes 1 till 3 of 3.
Education is not a discipline at all. Half vocational, half an emptiness dressed up in garments borrowed from philosophy, psychology, literature.
Life is amazing: and the teacher had better prepare himself to be a medium for that amazement.
The work was like peeling an onion. The outer skin came off with difficulty... but in no time you'd be down to its innards, tears streaming from your eyes as more and more beautiful reductions became possible.
Subjects in these quotes:
A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 31
English author of romance novels 17
English author of fantasy novels, especially comical works 12
English author 11
English author 10
English author and poet 5
English author and academic 5
English author, poet and dramatist 4