Girls Grammar School

Famous quotes containing the words girls, grammar and/or school:

    About twenty years ago
    Two girls came in where I worked
    A bosomy English rose
    And her friend in specs I could talk to.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)

    I went to a very militantly Republican grammar school and, under its influence, began to revolt against the Establishment, on the simple rule of thumb, highly satisfying to a ten-year-old, that Irish equals good, English equals bad.
    Bernadette Devlin (b. 1947)

    The most powerful lessons about ethics and morality do not come from school discussions or classes in character building. They come from family life where people treat one another with respect, consideration, and love.
    Neil Kurshan (20th century)