30+ Roger Ascham quotes


Roger Ascham quotes
Biography Author’s Book
Name: Roger AschamFind on Amazon India: Link
Nationality: EnglishFind on Amazon: Link
Profession: Writer
Born: 1515 
Death: 30-Dec-1568

Mark all mathematical heads which be wholly and only bent on these sciences, how solitary they be themselves, how unfit to live with others, how unapt to serve the world.

Let the master praise him, and say, “Here ye do well.” For, I assure you, there is no such whetstone to sharpen a good wit, and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.

Learning teacheth more in one year than experience in twenty.

By experience we find out a short way by a long wandering.

It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience.

To speak as the common people do, to think as wise men do is style.

In our fathers’ time nothing was read but books of feigned chivalry, wherein a man by reading should be led to none other end, but only to manslaughter and bawdry.

He that will write well in any tongue, must follow this counsel of Aristotle, to speak as the common people do, to think as wise men do: and so should every man understand him, and the judgment of wise men allow him.

In mine opinion, love is fitter than fear, gentleness better than beating, to bring up a child rightly in learning.

The least learned, for the most part, have been always most ready to write.

Young children were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning.

There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.


Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Poll
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Story
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
List
The Classic Internet Listicles
Countdown
The Classic Internet Countdowns
Open List
Submit your own item and vote up for the best submission
Ranked List
Upvote or downvote to decide the best list item
Meme
Upload your own images to make custom memes
Video
Youtube, Vimeo or Vine Embeds
Audio
Soundcloud or Mixcloud Embeds
Image
Photo or GIF
Gif
GIF format