Harry Wong
Dec 2017
Vol 14 No 4

Apple Seeds: Quotes for Educators

By Barb Stutesman

Barb S apple seedsIn case you missed them, here are the daily Apple Seed quotes posted By Barb S./ret. on the main chatboard during last month. Enjoy! Please add your favorite quote to the Comments section following this list.

01-01:  No one ever regarded the first day of January with indifference. 

                        ~ Charles Lamb

01-02:  Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next

                        week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.   ~ Mark Twain appeaser

01-03:  And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been.

                        ~ Rainer Maria Rilke

01-04:  We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by

                        what we have already done.   ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

01-05:  An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping that it will eat her/him last.

                        ~ Winston Churchill

01-06:  Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to

                        become what they are capable of being.   ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

01-07:  Children are our most valuable natural resource.   ~ Herbert Hoover

01-08:  When you go into the wilderness, the only thing you can count on is what you

                        take with you. And essentially, the wilderness is anywhere but your home

                        or office.   ~ Randy Pausch

01-09:  Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are,

                        raise your sights and see possibilities – always see them, for they are always

                        there.   ~ Norman Vincent Peale

01-10:  You can’t get too much winter in the winter.   ~ Robert Frost

01-11:  Always bear in mind that your resolution to succeed is more important than any

                        other one thing.   ~ Abraham Lincoln

01-12:  Winners have simply formed the habit of doing things losers don’t like to do.

                        ~ Albert Gray

01-13:  The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.  ~ William James

01-14:  Isolation breeds conceit.   ~ Charles Dudley Warner

01-15:  Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive

                        out hate; only love can do that.   ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

01-16:  Apologies are not pass / fail.   ~ Randy Pausch

01-17:  Winter is not a season; it’s an occupation.   ~ Sinclair Lewis

01-18:  No one can sincerely try to help another without helping her/himself.

                        ~ Charles Dudley Warner

01-19:  The joy that you give to others is the joy that comes back to you.

                        ~ John Greenleaf Whittier

01-20:  The time is always right to do what is right.   ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

01-21:  You will recognize your own path when you come upon it, because you will

                        suddenly have all the energy and imagination you will ever need.

                        ~ Jerry Gillies

01-22:  Halfhearted or insincere apologies are often worse than not apologizing at all

                        because recipients find them insulting. If you’ve done something wrong in

                        your dealings with another person, it’s as if there’s an infection in your

                        relationship. A good apology is like an antibiotic; a bad apology is like

                        rubbing salt in the wound.   ~ Randy Pausch

01-23:  What you’re supposed to when you don’t like a thing is change it. If you can’t

                        change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain.   ~ Maya


01-24:  While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our

                        best.   ~ Tom Allen

01-25:  I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please

                        everybody.   ~ Bill Cosby

01-26:  The welcome mat is always out at the door to opportunity.   ~ J. Richard Falls

01-27:  Learn more; then you will know how much more you need to learn.

                        ~ Chinese proverb

01-28:  To teach is to learn twice.   ~ Joseph Joubert

01-29:  Proper apologies have three parts: 01) What I did was wrong. 02) I feel badly

                        that I hurt you. 03) How do I make this better?   ~ Randy Pausch

01-30:  Don’t undermine your worth by comparing yourself with others.   ~ Brian Dyson

01-31:  Winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the distant regions

                        they formerly concealed.   ~ Jean Paul



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