"He that is good at making excuses is seldom good at anything else." -- Benjamin Franklin
"There is a great distance between said and done." -- Puerto Rican proverb
"We haven't failed. We now know a thousand things that won't work, so we are much closer to
finding what will." -- Thomas Edison
"A book is like a garden carried in a pocket." -- Chinese proverb
"No individual has any right to come into the world and go out of it without leaving behind
him distinct and legitimate reasons for having passed through it." -- George Washington Carver
"Genius is 1 percent inspiration, 99 percent perspiration." -- Thomas Edison
"You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself any
direction you choose.
You're on your own.
And you know what you know.
And you are the guy
Who'll decide where
you go." -- Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!
"Your children need your presence more than your presents." -- Jesse Jackson
"The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship." -- William Blake
"He who opens a school door, closes a prison." -- Victor Hugo