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November 30, 2005
" Imagination is the strongest nation on earth."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Saleem Khan --- Sind, Pakistan

November 30, 2005
" When you know you're right, you acquire your might to fly high."
Written in 2005 by Adeleke Olugbenga --- Oyo, Nigeria
Understanding makes you outstanding. No knowledge is a waste. Wherever you are, seek wisdom.

November 30, 2005
" Whom do I call educated? First, those who manage well the circumstances they encounter day by day. Next, those who are decent and honorable in their intercourse with all men, bearing easily and good naturedly what is offensive in others and being as agreeable and reasonable to their associates as is humanly possible to be... those who hold their pleasures always under control and are not ultimately overcome by their misfortunes... those who are not spoiled by their successes, who do not desert their true selves but hold their ground steadfastly as wise and sober -- minded men."

November 28, 2005
" Only with the absence of reason should one resort to action, in order to settle a dispute. When faced with a confrontation, make sure you are not lacking in either."
Written in 2005 by Patrick C. Field --- Canada

November 28, 2005
" Look through the mirror of education and see how your marks look."
Written in 2005 by Jeff Chelibei --- Uganda

November 28, 2005
" Education is the best investment that parents can give their children because profits are gained and you cannot go bankrupt."
Written in 2005 by Joeen Buensalido --- Philippines

November 21, 2005
" Education is the movement from darkness to light."
Allan Bloom

November 21, 2005
" Learning without thought is labor lost."

November 21, 2005
" You teach best what you most need to learn."
Richard Bach

November 16, 2005
" The great aim of education is not knowledge but action."
Herbert Spencer

November 16, 2005
" Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known."
Carl Sagan

November 16, 2005
" Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it."
Washington Irving

November 14, 2005
" Think about it... It is possible to achieve the impossible."
Written in 2005 by Pelin Kanra --- Australia

November 14, 2005
" Creativity is like a mirror through which you see your ideas."
Written in 2005 by Ibrahim Hena --- Nigeria

November 14, 2005
" Don't think of where you are, but think of where you want to be. It takes 20 years of hard work to be an overnight success."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Manjit Tendolkar --- India

November 9, 2005
" An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child."
Carl Jung

November 9, 2005
" He who has imagination without learning has wings but no feet."
Joseph Joubert

November 9, 2005
" If you can't learn to do it well, learn to enjoy doing it badly."
Ashleigh Brilliant

November 7, 2005
" A lesson learned is wisdom earned."
Written in 2005 by P. Smith --- Minnesota

November 7, 2005
" To achieve the unthinkable, the unbelievable, it's precisely the unthinkable that must be thought."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by J.H. --- Pennsylvania

November 7, 2005
" You can't soar with the eagles if you are surrounded by turkeys."
Andrew Ballard --- Submitted by Sadi Ahmed --- Georgia
The person who quoted this was my high school teacher and he used it as a motivation.

November 2, 2005
" You must learn day by day, year by year, to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens."
Ethel Barrymore

November 2, 2005
" If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life."

November 2, 2005
" Teachers are the agents through which knowledge and skills are communicated and rules of conduct enforced."
John Dewey


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