Character

 

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” ~~ C. S. Lewis

Filed under: C. S. Lewis,  Character,  Education,  Values
 

“His priority did not seem to be to teach them what he knew, but rather to impress upon them that nothing, not even… knowledge, was foolproof.” ~~ J. K. Rowling in “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”


Filed under: Character,  J. K. Rowling,  Knowledge,  Learning,  Limits,  Teaching,  Wisdom
 

“What you seem to be, be really.” ~~ Benjamin Franklin

Filed under: Benjamin Franklin,  Character,  Dreams
 

“We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.” ~~   Goethe


Filed under: Attitude,  Character,  Goethe,  Life,  Love
 

“Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.” ~~ George Washington

 

“As a child lives today, he will live tomorrow.” ~~   John Dewey


Filed under: Character,  Children,  Choices,  John Dewey,  Learning,  Life,  Parenting
 

“The function of education is to help you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but be yourself all the time.” ~~ Jiddu Krishnamurti

 

“You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your
thoughts take you.” ~~   James Allen

Filed under: Attitude,  Change,  Character,  Choices,  Determination,  Experience,  James Allen
 

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ~~ Mahatma Gandhi

Filed under: Attitude,  Belief,  Character,  Happiness,  Mahatma Gandhi
 

“In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.” ~~
Thomas  Jefferson