Every year on this day, I present quotable sayings that I came across in the previous twelve months.
“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” ~ A.A. Milne
“The first job of a teacher is to make the student fall in love with the subject. That doesn’t have to be done by waving your arms and prancing around the classroom; there’s all sorts of ways to go at it, but no matter what, you are a symbol of the subject in the students’ minds.” Teller
“The whole Earth is the Sepulchre of famous men; and their story is not graven only on Stone over their native earth, but lives on far away, without visible symbol, woven into the stuff of other men’s lives.” ~ Pericles
“As my mom says, ‘Behind every successful child is an astonished parent.'” ~ Cory Booker
“It is easier to wear slippers than to carpet the entire world.” ~ Stuart Smalley
“Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.” ~ Gustave Flaubert
“All rules for study are summed up in this one: learn only in order to create.” ~ Friedrich Schelling