"I touch the future. I teach."
"If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere"
"The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it."
"I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand."
"All professions can boast but the teacher taught them all."
"When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this - you haven't."
"The most important thing about education is appetite."
"We cannot learn without pain."
"Don't get mad; get better."
"Success is not a matter of luck or genius. Success is the outcome of adequate preparation and indomitable determination."
"The man who never made a mistake, never made anything."
"The space around the thought is just as important as that inside the bubble."
"The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind; to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others."
"When you reach a point in your life when you have to question the magic of creation, and all the world seems against you, remember: we do not live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions... it is up to you to decide, to which world you belong."
"If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people."
"A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove...but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child."
Forest E. Witcraft
"God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say "thank you?"
William Arthur Ward (American dedicated scholar, author, editor, pastor and teacher)
"There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest."
"When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others."
"No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit."
"The classroom - not the trench - is the frontier of freedom now and forevermore."
Lyndon B. Johnson
"What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence."
"In youth we learn; in age we understand"
"You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins."
"If you don't know what your passion is, realize that one reason for your existence on earth is to find it."
"Every education has difficulty. As the education gets higher, the difficulty gets harder and becomes a challenge. Every subsequent challenge brings enjoyment. Try to imagine enjoying your studies. This makes studies easier."
"Whatever the result may be, the one who sincerely tries with all the best efforts that he can input, will never be disappointed."
"If you don't get at it, it won't get done."
"There may always be someone smarter and wiser than you, but if you believe in yourself and try hard, no one could ever achieve as much as you."
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"Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch- what make you go beyond the norm."
"To live life with no regrets is to understand the process of learning."
"Pure love is a willingness to give without a thought of receiving anything in return."
"If a million people believe in a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing."
"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated."
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