C. Everett Koop Quotes & Sayings

17 most famous C. Everett Koop quotes and sayings. These are the first 10 quotes we have for him. He was an American public servant who passed away on 25 February, 2013.

C. Everett Koop Quotes
“You can't talk of the dangers of snake poisoning and not mention snakes.”
C. Everett Koop Quotes
“When a child shows up for school, and is not physically and mentally ready to learn, he or she never catches up.”
“If you have a kid who goes to kindergarten and doesn't know what a circle is, doesn't know what red and green are, and doesn't know what right and left are, by the time he learns those things, the rest of the class is far ahead of him.”
“My experience with the Junior League, when I worked in Philadelphia for four years in reference to children's things, is that whenever they were asked they responded. They always responded with sincerity, and they did a good job.”
C. Everett Koop Quotes
“There are all kinds of things you can do to marry literacy with health.”
C. Everett Koop Quotes
“The Carnegie Foundation is well aware of the fact that their reports frequently find their way to dusty archives in academic institutions, but occasionally people pick up a segment of a report and act upon it.”
C. Everett Koop Quotes
“Polls that have been taken by kindergarten, first- and second-grade teachers indicate that 30 percent of the kids have been deprived in some way so that they are physically unable to keep up with the class.”
“There have been some good studies done in California with Hispanic parents where in the course of a year, they have changed their entire nutritional intake for the better. The kid becomes, in a sense, the bridge between the educational process and the home.”
“That is why we are working with these various groups that have volunteers. We can get a lot of these things done. Nobody has dropped out, and a lot of people would like to join. We now know what each other does.”
C. Everett Koop Quotes
“The target audience goes back to conception. That means pre-natal care, safe delivery, post-natal screening, and the ordinary stuff you do in pediatrics.”

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