“Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.” ~~ Robert Frost

Filed under: Robert Frost,  Wisdom
 

“I have discovered few learning disabled students in my three decades of teaching. I have, however, discovered many, many victims of teaching inabilities.” ~~ Marva Collins


Filed under: Education,  Learning,  Marva Collins,  Teaching
 

“You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.” ~~ Steve Jobs

Filed under: Imagination,  Inspiration,  Life,  Steve Jobs
 

“Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.” ~~ B. F. Skinner


Filed under: B. F. Skinner,  Education,  Intelligence,  Knowledge,  Learning
 

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” ~~ Mark Twain

Filed under: Dreams,  Inspiration,  Mark Twain,  Self-Discipline,  Success
 

“You can educate a fool, but you cannot make him think.” ~~ The Talmud


Filed under: Education,  Intelligence,  Knowledge,  The Talmud
 

“A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.” ~~ John Steinbeck

Filed under: John Steinbeck,  Life
 

“Actions are the seed of fate, deeds grow into destiny.” ~~ Harry S. Truman

Filed under: Achievement,  Choices,  Harry S. Truman
 

“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” ~~ Mark Twain

Filed under: Health,  Humor,  Mark Twain
 

“Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.” ~~ Edgar Allan Poe

Filed under: Dreams,  Edgar Allan Poe