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 Roger Ascham - “I said... how, and why, young children, were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning.”
 Roger Ascham - “To speak as the common people do, to think as wise men do is style.”
 Roger Ascham - “It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience.”
 Roger Ascham - “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.”
 Roger Ascham - “I said how, and why, young children, were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning.”
 Roger Ascham - “There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.”
 Roger Ascham - “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.”