He had the background and the education, but he obviously didn't have the inclination to adjust to the one being forced on him.
You have the education, the experience in business and the personality.
He was the Robin Hood of Literature, stealing from the education paid for by the rich and giving to the poor who lacked the skills and resources to complete their homework.
I feel awful that Dad had to die because I put my education before his health.
My education can wait, she can't.
Considering his comment about ambition, he probably didn't consider the education wasted.
"It's for her college education," he said.
Black Gods grew into their powers the way he had discovered his White God powers, though he suspected an evil education was far from pleasant.
Our young people need education and more organized activities.
There followed an exchange of views on arresting and jailing young offenders, something Fitzgerald felt should be done as an example—"put the bad apples where they belong"—while Dean stressed education in addition to enforcement.
While her writing demonstrates education, most likely her background ill equipped her for the practical realities of the real world.
Tonight has been an education for me.
All that education might come in handy if we have trouble.
"Obviously he thought family ties were more important than education," Carmen persisted.
Mr. Tim paid for my education and training.
The kid could have a future, at least get a college education out of the game.
I'm going to get an education and a decent job.
An attack of the ague sent him home, and on recovery, having resolved to attend a high school and fit himself to become a teacher, he passed the next four years in a hard struggle with poverty and in an earnest effort to secure an education, studying for a short time in the Geauga Seminary atChester, Ohio.
He founded the Madrasa or college for Mahommedan education at Calcutta, primarily out of his own funds; and he projected the foundation of an Indian institute in England.
To pay for his college education, Borlaug would periodically put his education on hold to find work.
As education rises, a thousand other things rise with it: income, health, political engagement, and an overall concern for world affairs.
Besides, many of the joys and sorrows of childhood have lost their poignancy; and many incidents of vital importance in my early education have been forgotten in the excitement of great discoveries.
But whether Helen stays at home or makes visits in other parts of the country, her education is always under the immediate direction and exclusive control of her teacher.
Tuition, for instance, is an important item in the term bill, while for the far more valuable education which he gets by associating with the most cultivated of his contemporaries no charge is made.
Cannot students be boarded here and get a liberal education under the skies of Concord?
Little Nicholas and his education, her brother Andrew, and religion were Princess Mary's joys and consolations; but besides that, since everyone must have personal hopes, Princess Mary in the profoundest depths of her heart had a hidden dream and hope that supplied the chief consolation of her life.
The satisfaction of one's needs--good food, cleanliness, and freedom--now that he was deprived of all this, seemed to Pierre to constitute perfect happiness; and the choice of occupation, that is, of his way of life--now that that was so restricted--seemed to him such an easy matter that he forgot that a superfluity of the comforts of life destroys all joy in satisfying one's needs, while great freedom in the choice of occupation--such freedom as his wealth, his education, and his social position had given him in his own life--is just what makes the choice of occupation insolubly difficult and destroys the desire and possibility of having an occupation.