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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, and do share the link! (Please add your favorite quote in the Comments section at the bottom of this page.)
06-01: Woe to the person inside a non-conformist clique who does not conform to non-conformity. ~ Eric Hoffer
06-02: People forget how fast you did a job – but they remember how well you did it.~ Howard W. Newton
06-03: Earnestness is highly underestimated. It comes from the core, while hip is trying to impress you on the surface. ~ Randy Pausch
06-04: There’s no point in speaking unless you can improve on silence.~ Edmund Muskie
06-05: Spring is when life’s alive in everything. ~ Christina Rossetti
06-06: The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you. ~ General Dwight D. Eisenhower, 06-06-1944
06-07: Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. ~ Albert Einstein
06-08: When it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow. ~ Jerry Chin
06-09: The only thing that stand between a person and what s/he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and faith to believe it is possible. ~ Richard M. DeVos

06-10: Too many people go through life complaining about their problems. I’ve always believe that if you took one-tenth of the energy you put into complaining and applied it to solving the problem, you’d be surprised by how well things can work
out. ~ Randy Pausch
06-11: You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old. ~ George Burns
06-12: Spring – an experience in immortality. ~ Henry David Thoreau
06-13: Lots of people copy the Mona Lisa, but people still line up to see the original.~ Louis Armstrong
06-14: The flag of the United States has not been created by rhetorical sentences in declarations of independence and in bills of rights. It has been created by the experience of a great people, and nothing is written upon it that has not been written by their life. It is the embodiment, not of a written sentiment, but of a history. ~ Woodrow Wilson
06-15: Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one, it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will take care of themselves. ~ Dale Carnegie

06-16: To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else. ~ Bernadette Devlin
06-17: Complaining does not work as a strategy. We all have finite time and energy. Any time we spend whining is unlikely to help us achieve our goals. And it won’t make us happier. ~ Randy Pausch
06-18: Optimism is essential to achievement, and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress. ~ Nicholas Murray Butler
06-19: Earth laughs in flowers. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

06-20: What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade? ~ Gertrude Jekyll
06-21: It is not flesh and blood but the heart that makes us fathers and children.~ Johann Schiller
06-22: Each today, well-lived, makes yesterday a dream of happiness and each tomorrow a vision of hope. ~ Sanskrit
06-23: Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up. ~ Reverend Jesse Jackson
06-24: A substantial fraction of many people’s days is spent worrying about what others think about them. If nobody ever worried about what was in other people’s heads, we’d all be 33 percent more effective in our lives and on our jobs. ~ Randy Pausch

06-25: Inaction may be the highest form of action. ~ Jerry Brown
06-26: If a June night could talk, it would probably boast it invented romance. ~ Bern Williams
06-27: The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight but no vision.~ Helen Keller
06-28: We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then is not an act but a habit. ~ Aristotle
06-29: What you can’t get out of, get into wholeheartedly. ~ Mignon McLaughlin
06-30: Never confuse a single defeat with the final defeat. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald



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