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You searched for bunk off stay away from school; not attend

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    Night owl

    Someone who likes to stay up very late at night

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    No flies on (someone)

    Very fast or busy (too fast or busy for a fly to stay on someone)

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    Keep track of (something)

    To keep a count or record of something, to stay informed about something

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    Bail (someone) out

    To pay a sum of money that allows someone to get out of jail or stay out of jail while waiting for a trial

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    Stay of execution

    A court order to temporarily stop another court order or judgement this can be used for any kind of court order

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    (not) move a muscle

    To stay still in one place and not move

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    Keep one`s nose clean

    To stay away from trouble

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    Keep one`s head

    To stay calm when there is trouble or danger

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    Keep one's head above water

    To remain stable financial situation, stay away from trouble;

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    Keep on one's toes

    To stay alert and watchful

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    Keep one's mouth shut

    Stay silent; to order someone to remain quiet or to keep a secret

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    Zip one's lip

    To stay silent; to not talk; (giving a promise) not to reveal a secret

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    Puppy love

    Infatuation (strong feelings of love) between school-age children or teenagers

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    Cow college

    A school where farming or agriculture is studied

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    Drop out of school

    To stop attending school

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    Flunk out

    To fail a course, to fail and then leave school

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    From the old school

    Ideas that were popular in the past but which are no longer popular or common

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    Higher education

    Education after graduating from high school (usually college or university)

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    Old boy network

    The situation where people (usually men) who went to the same school help each other get good jobs

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    Play hooky

    To not go to school when you should

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    School of hard knocks

    The ordinary experience of learning from work and daily life

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    School of thought

    A particular way or philosophy of thinking about something

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    Show-and-tell

    In the lower grades of elementary school children bring something interesting to show to the rest of the class

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    Take attendance

    To record the names of persons who are attending school or something similar

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    To leave (someone) alone

    Stay away

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    Constance Baker Motley

    I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to go to school every day and do my homework.

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    Jennifer Lopez

    I grew up in the Bronx where you would stay up late with your girlfriends, just being silly in our bedrooms, whatever. And I was always the clown.

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    Parker Stevenson

    I could be happy doing something like architecture. It would involve another couple of years of graduate school, but that's what I studied in college. That's what I always wanted to do.

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    Mark Twain

    I didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.

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    James Green Somerville

    I dropped out of school for a semester, transferred to another college, switched to an art major, graduated, got married, and for a while worked as a graphic designer.

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    Spalding Gray

    I fantasize about going back to high school with the knowledge I have now. I would shine. I would have a good time, I would have a girlfriend. I think that's where a lot of my pain comes from. I think I never had any teenage years to go back to.

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    Christina Aguilera

    I always wanted to have my own album released before I graduated from high school.

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    Euripides

    Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.

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    Victor Hugo

    He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

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    Henry Ford

    History is more or less bunk.

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    Joe Baca

    Catholic school graduates exhibit a wide variety of qualities that will not only help them in their careers but also in their family and community lives.

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    Phillips Brooks

    Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there.

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    Herb Caen

    Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything.

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    Charlie Sheen

    Dad kept us out of school, but school comes and goes. Family is forever.

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    George Burns

    Don't stay in bed, unless you can make money in bed.

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    James Talent

    Each of us should take personal responsibility for our diet, and our children's diet, and the government's role should be to make certain it provides the best information possible to help people stay healthy.

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    Conan O'Brien

    Earlier today, Arnold Schwarzenegger criticized the California school system, calling it disastrous. Arnold says California's schools are so bad that its graduates are willing to vote for me.

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    Heinrich Heine

    Experience is a good school. But the fees are high.

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    Muhammad Ali

    Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.

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    Be on the ball

    Stay alert, competent, attentive

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    Bertolt Brecht

    Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.

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    Never tell tales out of school

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    The more things change, the more they stay the same

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    Don't push the panic button

    Order someone to stay calm; don not panic unnecessarily

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    Barbra Streisand

    A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.

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    Shirley Jones

    After I won the Oscar, my salary doubled, my friends tripled, my children became more popular at school, my butcher made a pass at me, and my maid hit me up for a raise.

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    Gwendolyn Brooks

    Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home.

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    Laurie Anderson

    At the School of Visual Arts in New York, you can get your degree in Net art, which is really a fantastic way of thinking of theater in new ways.

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    Barry White

    I quit high school on my birthday. It was my senior year and I didn't see the point. This was 1962, and I was ready to make music.

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    Mike Ditka

    I really believe the only way to stay healthy is to eat properly, get your rest and exercise. If you don't exercise and do the other two, I still don't think it's going to help you that much.

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    Gwen Stefani

    I remember when I was in school, they would ask, 'What are you going to be when you grow up?' and then you'd have to draw a picture of it. I drew a picture of myself as a bride.

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    Regina King

    I stay in tune with my family and God.

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    Daniel J. Evans

    I think I finally chose the graduate degree in engineering primarily because it only took one year and law school took three years, and I felt the pressure of being a little behind - although I was just 22.

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    Josh Billings

    I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.

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    Zhang Ziyi

    I wanted to escape so badly. But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school. It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.

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    John Hughes

    I was obsessed with romance. When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater.

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    Shannon Lucid

    I was really desperate. I don't know if you can remember back that far, but when I went to graduate school they didn't want females in graduate school. They were very open about it. They didn't mince their words. But then I got in and I got my degree.

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    June Allyson

    I'd just as soon stay home and raise babies.

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    Adriana Lima

    I'm a teenager, but I'm independent - I have my own apartment, I have my own life. And I think I have learned more than any of those teenagers have in school. I learned to be responsible, leaving my family and coming here alone.

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    Steve Yzerman

    I'm exhausted trying to stay healthy.

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    Peter Shilton

    I'm still very professional about my fitness. I stay in trim as I always did.

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    Lenny Bruce

    If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.

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    Ingvar Kamprad

    Ikea people do not drive flashy cars or stay at luxury hotels.

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    Simon Newcomb

    In 1858 I received the degree of D. S. from the Lawrence Scientific School, and thereafter remained on the rolls of the university as a resident graduate.

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    Ted Nelson

    In my second year in graduate school, I took a computer course and that was like lightening striking.

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    Grete Waitz

    In terms of fitness and battling through cancer, exercise helps you stay strong physically and mentally.

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    Mark Twain

    In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.

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    Jimmy Carter

    In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.'

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    Leigh Steinberg

    It is soooooo necessary to get the basic skills, because by the time you graduate, undergraduate or graduate, that field would have totally changed from your first day of school.

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    Albert Einstein

    It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

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    Rodney Dangerfield

    It's tough to stay married. My wife kisses the dog on the lips, yet she won't drink from my glass.

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    Kin Hubbard

    Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.

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    Lynn Johnston

    Mom and Dad would stay in bed on Sunday morning, but the kids would have to go to church.

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    Emily Mortimer

    My dad had this philosophy that if you tell children they're beautiful and wonderful then they believe it, and they will be. So I never thought I was unattractive. But I was never one of the girls at school who had lots of boyfriends.

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    Lois Capps

    My experience as a school nurse taught me that we need to make a concerted effort, all of us, to increase physical fitness activity among our children and to encourage all Americans to adopt a healthier diet that includes fruits and vegetables, but there is more.

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    Ben Affleck

    My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating.

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    Jillian Bach

    My personal advice is to go to school first and get a liberal arts education, and then if you want to pursue acting, go to graduate school.

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    William Congreve

    Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.

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    Phyllis Diller

    Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.

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    Erma Bombeck

    Never go to your high school reunion pregnant or they will think that is all you have done since you graduated.

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    Herbert Hoover

    No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.

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    Paul Coffey

    Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. It's hard to stay on top.

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    Anita Hill

    One of the things I was taught in law school is that I'd never be able to think the same again - that being a lawyer is something that's part of who I am as an individual now.

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    Ruth Ann Minner

    Our promise to our children should be this: if you do well in school, we will pay for you to obtain a college degree.

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    Ruben Hinojosa

    Our record number of teenagers must become our record number of high school and college graduates and our record number of teachers, scientists, doctors, lawyers, and skilled professionals.

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    Gracie Allen

    Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.

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    Ted Nelson

    So in my uncertainty, I went to graduate school and there it all happened.

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    Vanessa Hudgens

    So many people try to grow up too fast, and it's not fun! You should stay a kid as long as possible!

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    Henri Nouwen

    The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing... not healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares.

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    William Ellery Channing

    The home is the chief school of human virtues.

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    Finley Peter Dunne

    The only good husbands stay bachelors: They're too considerate to get married.

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    Silvia Cartwright

    The quest for peace begins in the home, in the school and in the workplace.

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    Andrew Shue

    There are 80 million moms in the United States. Forty million stay at home with their children.

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    Henny Youngman

    This man used to go to school with his dog. Then they were separated. His dog graduated!

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    Delmore Schwartz

    Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.

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    Kurt Vonnegut

    True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

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    Carol Burnett

    We don't stop going to school when we graduate.

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    Christine Gregoire

    When nearly a third of our high school students do not graduate on time with their peers, we have work to do. We must design our middle and high schools so that no student gets lost in the crowd and disconnected from his or her own potential.

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    Samuel Goldwyn

    Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?

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    Van Morrison

    You can't stay the same. If you're a musician and a singer, you have to change, that's the way it works.

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    Bill Vaughan

    Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.

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    Mufti day

    Dress-down day for school children

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    Bunk off

    Stay away; not attend

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