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As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take this examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, and no one would be a penny the stupider.

Author: Edward M. Forster (1879-1970)

Profession: British Novelist, Essayist

Do not on any account attempt to write on both sides of the paper at once.

Author: W. C. Sellar

Profession:

Examinations, sir, are pure humbug from beginning to end. If a man is a gentleman, he knows quite enough, and if he is not a gentleman, whatever he knows is bad for him.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit