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Thought For the Day: Successful Teaching Is When Students Want To Learn and Grow On Their Own

“The greatest sign of success for a teacher is to be able to say, “The children are now working as if I did not exist.”  – Maria Montessori, educator (31 Aug 1870-1952)      

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Thought For the Day: If You Want Success Neither Take Or Give Excuse

“I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale    

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Finding the Extraordinary

Based in part on 1 Samuel 16:13 Finding the Extraordinary by Michael Romani Love burns like a blazing white light Bringing soul shine into my night The hallelujah in your bright eyes Offers it’s brilliant sense of surprise Lifted up … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Success Is the Sum of Repeated Small Efforts

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.”  – Robert Collier      

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Thought For the Day: Success Is Found In What You Do For Others

“All of us are born for a reason, but all of us don’t discover why. Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It’s what you do for others.” — Danny … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Envy Does Not Create Wealth; Freedom and Character Do

“Envy doesn’t create wealth. Freedom and character does. How about we focus less on punishing those who succeed and more on helping those who are not realizing their potential?” —Star Parker        

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Thought For the Day: Success Means To Keep On Going With Enthusiasm

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”  – Winston Churchill Keep the inner fire burning regardless of how many times you need to keep working on accomplishing your goals.  That’s the secret to success.  Failure … Continue reading

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First Principles: Almost Everything Worthwhile Takes Time

“We know the race is not to the swift nor the battle to the strong. Do you not think an angel rides in the whirlwind and directs this storm?” —John Page (1776) shortly after the Declaration of Independence was signed, … Continue reading

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Thought of the Day: Have The Courage To Continue

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill There is some question as to if Winston Churchill ever said this.  If he didn’t, it’s quite like something he … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Parents Should Not Make Life Too Easy On Children

“Too many parents make life hard for their children by trying, too zealously, to make it easy for them.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, poet, dramatist, novelist, and philosopher (28 Aug 1749-1832) Encouragement is one thing. We should help our … Continue reading

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