“Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.” ~~ George Washington

Filed under: Friendship,  George Washington
 

“Knowledge rests on knowledge; what is new is meaningful because it departs slightly from what was known before.” ~~ Robert Oppenheimer


Filed under: Knowledge,  Robert Oppenheimer
 

“All kids are gifted. Some just open their packages earlier than others.” ~~ Michael Carr

Filed under: Children,  Intelligence,  Michael Carr
 

“It is better to be wrong than to be vague.” ~~ Freeman Dyson


Filed under: Freeman Dyson,  Risk
 

“Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.” ~~ Samuel Johnson

 

“Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.” ~~ Pablo Picasso


Filed under: Art,  Inspiration,  Pablo Picasso,  Talent
 

“To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” ~~   Elbert Hubbard

Filed under: Attitude,  Choices,  Elbert Hubbard,  Risk
 

“Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” ~~ Benjamin Disraeli

Filed under: Belief,  Benjamin Disraeli,  Inspiration
 

“One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.”~~   A. A. Milne

Filed under: A. A. Milne,  Attitude,  Children,  Dreams,  Enthusiasm,  Learning
 

“I’ve learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances.~~ Martha Washington

Filed under: Attitude,  Happiness,  Martha Washington,  Optimism