“Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand.” ~~ Neil Armstrong

Filed under: Achievement,  Attitude,  Dreams,  Knowledge,  Neil Armstrong
 

“Inaction saps the vigor of the mind.” ~~ Leonardo da Vinci


 

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” ~~   Ralph Waldo Emerson

Filed under: Character,  Learning,  Ralph Waldo Emerson,  Success,  Wisdom
 

“So strong is the link between literacy and being a useful member of society that some states use grade-level reading statistics as a factor in projecting future prison construction.” ~~ Bob Chase


Filed under: Bob Chase,  Education
 

“Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.” ~~ Regina Brett

Filed under: Attitude,  Kindness,  Life,  Optimism,  Regina Brett
 

“If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress. ” ~~ Barack Obama


Filed under: Achievement,  Barack Obama,  Determination,  Goals,  Success
 

“Be eccentric now. Don’t wait for old age to wear purple.” ~~ Regina Brett

Filed under: Age,  Attitude,  Beauty,  Character,  Regina Brett
 

“Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.” ~~ Jacques Barzun

Filed under: Jacques Barzun,  Teaching
 

Filed under: Children,  Education,  Wall Photos
 

“I long to hear that you have declared independence — and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make, I desire you would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favorable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands. Remember all Men would be tyrants if they could. If particular care and attention is not paid to the Ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any Laws in which we have no voice, or Representation.” ~~ Abigail Adams to John Adams, March 31, 1776

Filed under: Abigail Adams,  Freedom