Apple Seeds Quotes for EducatorsBy Barb Stutesman
In 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 in the Comments section at the bottom of this page.)
02-01: If it’s the ultimate game, how come they’re playing it again next year? ~ Duane
02-02: The groundhog is like most other prophets; it delivers its prediction and then
disappears. ~ Bill Vaughn
02-03: When a thing is done, it’s done. Don’t look back. Look forward to your next objective.
~ General George C. Marshall
02-04: To-Do lists help us break life into small steps. ~ Randy Pausch
02-05: In the coldest February, as in every other month in every other year, the best thing
to hold on to in this world is each other. ~ Linda Ellerbee
02-06: What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness?
~ John Steinbeck
02-07: What is defeat? Nothing but education, nothing but the first step to something
better. ~ Wendell Phillips
02-08: The misfortunes hardest to bear are those
that never happen. ~ James Russell Lowell
02-09: Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do
than by the ones you did do. ~ Mark Twain
02-10: Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
~ Japanese proverb
02-11: Ask yourself: Are you spending your time on the right things? ~ Randy Pausch
02-12: Folks who have no vices have very few virtues. ~ Abraham Lincoln
02-13: Nothing burns like the cold. ~ George R. R. Martin
02-14: All love that has not friendship for its base is like a mansion built upon the sand.
~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox
02-15: No great thing comes to any person unless s/he has courage. ~ Cardinal James
02-16: Leaders don’t create followers; they create more leaders. ~ Tom Peters
02-17: Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.
~ General Omar Bradley
02-18: Develop a good filing system. ~ Randy Pausch
02-19: To feel brave, act as if you are brave. ~ William James
02-20: A person says a lot of things in summer s/he doesn’t mean in winter. ~ Patricia
02-21: No one ever gets very far unless s/he accomplishes the impossible at least once
a day. ~ Elbert Hubbard
02-22: It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one. ~ George Washington
02-23: One does evil enough when one does nothing good. ~ German proverb
02-24: This is the foundation of success nine times out of ten: having confidence in yourself
and applying yourself with all your might to your work. ~ Thomas E. Wilson
02-25: Rethink the telephone. ~ Randy Pausch
02-26: It is never safe to look into the future with the eyes of fear. ~ Edward Henry
02-27: Winter – when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it,
the dead feeling. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn’t show.
~ Andrew Wyeth
02-28: Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.