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JULY 2004


July 28, 2004
" Get better. Be good. Have fun."
Copyright © 1993 Robert DiDonato
Short, motivational phrase for students to remember

July 28, 2004
" Education comes from within; you get it by struggle and effort and thought."
Napoleon Hill

July 28, 2004
" The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - men who are creative, inventive and discoverers."
Jean Piaget

July 26, 2004
" Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion."

July 26, 2004
" Each of us makes a difference. It is from numberless acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped."
Robert F. Kennedy

July 26, 2004
" Your work may be finished someday, but your education, never."
Alexandre Dumas the Elder

July 21, 2004
" The sterling qualities of a teacher do not depend from the profound knowledge and talent but from the 'charisma' that offers/brings motivation, inspiration, wisdom, and touch for everybody."
Ryan T. Jubilo
Each of us is a teacher of our life. But in this world, only rare and few can be considered and defined as teachers for others. It is only for those privileged and blessed persons who have the gifts of charisma.

July 21, 2004
" The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas."
George Santayana

July 21, 2004
" If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around."
Jim Rohn

July 19, 2004
" When you do more than you're paid to do, you will eventually be paid more for what you do."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Dan Meneley --- California
I learned this quote early in my business career and have had it with me ever since. I have no idea where it came from.

July 19, 2004
" Learning from which you have not experienced is no lesson at all, only a direction from which to learn."
Copyright © 2002 Gavin Landon
School and books are good direction, but experience is still required.

July 19, 2004
" You have to think anyway, so why not think big?"
Donald Trump

July 14, 2004
" The teacher, if indeed wise, does not bid you to enter the houseof their wisdom, but leads you to the threshold of your own mind."
Kahlil Gibran

July 14, 2004
" You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus."
Mark Twain

July 14, 2004
" To tolerant everything is to teach nothing."
F. J. Kinsman

July 12, 2004
" Although I might not make a good schoolteacher, the things I do, people can learn from me. The mistakes I make are learning tools for me as well as others."
Copyright © 2004 Aaron Miller

July 12, 2004
" What is the hardest task in the world? To think."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

July 12, 2004
" Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."
John Dewey


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