Type: Education Messages By: Bernard Iddings A good education is not so much one which prepares a man to succeed in the world, as one which enables him to sustain a failure
Type: Education Messages By: Jim Rohn 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
Type: Education Messages By: Leland DeGrasse Poverty, race, ethnicity and immigration status are not in themselves determinative of student achievement. Demography is not destiny. The amount of melanin in a student's skin, the home country of her antecedents, the amount of money in the family bank account, are not the inexorable determinants of academic success. The evidence introduced at trial demonstrates that these negative life experiences can be overcome by public schools with sufficient resources well deployed. It is the clear policy of the state, as formulated by the Regents and S.E.D. [State Education Department], that all children can attain the substantive knowledge and master the skills expected of high school graduates. The court finds that the city's at-risk children are capable of seizing the opportunity for a sound basic education if they are given sufficient resources
Type: Education Messages By: Jacques Martin Barzun The test and the use of man's education is that he finds pleasure in the exercise of his mind
Type: Education Messages By: Brian Tracy Your biggest opportunity probably lies under your own feet, in your current job, industry, education, experience or interests
Type: Education Messages By: Lee Iacocca Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then...do something. Don't just stand there, make it happen
Type: Education Messages By: Jiddu Krishnamurti The function of education is to help you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but be yourself all the time
Type: Education Messages By: Ralph Waldo Emerson There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till
Type: Drinking Messages By: Unknown Starkle, starkle little twink, who da hell you are i think. I'm not as drunk as some thinkle peep I am. Besides I've only had tee martoonies and all day sober to Sunday up in. I fool so feelish, i don't know whos me yet, but the drunker I sit here, the longer I get
Type: Drinking Messages By: Robert A. Heinlein Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors... and miss
Type: Growth Quotations By: We find comfort in those who agree with us, but growth in those who donít agree.
Type: Adversity Quotations By: Frank A. Clark We find comfort among those who agree with us - growth among those who don't
Type: Celebrity Quotations By: Cindy Crawford Richard doesn't really like me to kill bugs, but sometimes I can't help it
Type: Earth Day Quotations By: Elwyn Brooks White, Essays of E.B. White, 1977 I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority
Type: Party Invitations Quotations By: Evelyn Waugh She had heard someone say something about an Independent Labour Party, and was furious that she had not been asked
Type: Motivation Quotations By: Max Schmelling Why did I want to win? because I didn't want to lose
Type: Fathers Day Quotations By: Lydia M. Child, Philothea: A Romance, 1836 Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!
Type: Career Quotations By: Blessed is he who has found his right work; let him ask no further blessings.
Type: Christmas Quotations By: Hamilton Wright Mabie Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love!
Type: Women's Greetings Quotations By: Brett Butler I would like it if men had to partake in the same hormonal cycles to which we're subjected monthlyMaybe that's why men declare war - because they have a need to bleed on a regular basis
Type: Movie Quotations By: Tatjana Patitz I loved making 'Rising Sun'. I got into the psychology of why she liked to get strangled and tied up in plastic bags. It has to do with low self-worth
Type: Funny Quotes Quotations By: Groucho Marx Go, and never darken my towels again.
Type: Christmas Quotations By: Francis C. Farley Instead of being a time of unusual behavior, Christmas is perhaps the only time in the year when people can obey their natural impulses and express their true sentiments without feeling self-conscious and, perhaps, foolishChristmas, in short, is about th
Type: Celebrity Quotations By: Groucho Marx A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
Type: Labor Day Quotations By: Aristotle The end of labor is to gain leisure