One lecture follows right on the heels of another, with very little time for the student to get out of one hall and into the next; but the industrious ones manage it by going on a trot.
It would be a mistake to suppose that the easy-going pleasure-seeking student carries an empty head.
The young Student was still lying on the grass, where she had left him, and the tears were not yet dry in his beautiful eyes.
The Student looked up from the grass, and listened, but he could not understand what the Nightingale was saying to him, for he only knew the things that are written down in books.
The student listened to all this and wondered much; at last he said,
So the student sat himself down and waited a while; but the time hung heavy upon him, and he begged earnestly that he might ascend forthwith, for his thirst for knowledge was great.
For some time, while a student at Hampton, I possessed but a single pair of socks, but when I had worn these till they became soiled, I would wash them at night and hang them by the fire to dry, so that I might wear them again the next morning.
I heard one tell the other that not only was the school established for the members of any race, but the opportunities that it provided by which poor but worthy students could work out all or a part of the cost of a board, and at the same time be taught some trade or industry.
This science had been recently added to the list of subjects upon which the student was obliged to inform himself, but the amount of knowledge required was very small.
Cameron lectured also to the students at the Royal Academy.
If you did not pique yourself more on your dexterity with those foils you carry than on dexterity of tongue," said the other student
, "you would have been head of the degrees, where you are now tail.
In the Academy Anne gradually drew a little circle of friends about her, thoughtful, imaginative, ambitious students