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Roger Ascham
(1515-1568) born on
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F
I remember when I was young, in the north, they went to the grammar school little children: they came from thence great lubbers: always learning, and little profiting: learning without book everything, understanding within the book little or nothing.

R
I said how, and why, young children, were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning.
A
To speak as the common people do, to think as wise men do is style.
N
It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience.
K
There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "The Schoolmaster," 1570.
R: Preface, "The Schoolmaster," 1570.
A: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: From "Miscellaneous Numbered Quotation," an internet collection of quotations.
   


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