We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that child is someone today. Stacia Tauscher
Fall down seven times, stand up eight. Japanese proverb
If I had asked my customers what they wanted, they’d have said a faster horse. Henry Ford
I can’t understand why people are firghtened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones. John Cage
I find television to be very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go in the other room and read a book. Groucho Marx
Chance favors the prepared mind. Louis Pasteur
If you want to build a ship, don’t herd people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Watch how you live. Your lives may be the only gospel your sisters and
brothers will ever read. Dom Helder Camara, former Archbishop of Olinda and Recife, Brazil
No book is really worth reading at the age of ten which is not equally worth reading at the age of fifty. C. S. Lewis
At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done–then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago. Frances Hodgson Burnett
There must be more to life than having everything! Maurice Sendak
My goal in life is to be as wonderful as my dog thinks I am.
Let your life speak.
Your beliefs will be the light by which you see, but they will not be what you see, and they will not be a substitute for seeing. Flannery O’Connor
There is no rational method of establishing belief. Hope can be a precursor, but belief has to be allowed to come from within. Lincoln Hall, from his book Dead Lucky, p. 192.
Change a life. Read to a child.
“I wish WE had tails to wag,” said Mr. Dearly (from The 101 Dalmatians).
Childhood is a journey, not a race.
I’m not old–I’m retro!