Roger Ascham Quotes

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Born: 1515, Kirby Wiske, United Kingdom
Birth Country: England, UK
Died: London, United Kingdom, December 30, 1568
Occupation: Author

1.
By experience we find out a short way by a long wandering.
- Roger Ascham

2.
In mine opinion, love is fitter than fear, gentleness better than beating, to bring up a child rightly in learning.
- Roger Ascham

3.
It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience.
- Roger Ascham

4.
Learning teacheth more in one year than experience in twenty.
- Roger Ascham

5.
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.
- Roger Ascham

6.
There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.
- Roger Ascham

7.
Young children were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning.
- Roger Ascham

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