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"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior

teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires."  

--William Arthur Ward

 “An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.” 
-- Friedrich Engels

“Formal education will make you a living;
self education will make you a fortune.”
-- Jim Rohn

[He who asks a question is a fool for a minute; he who
does not remains a fool forever. ]
-- Chinese Proverb

“I am always willing to learn, however I do not
always like to be taught.”
-- Winston Churchill

“I know what I can know, and am not troubled
about what I cannot know.”
-- Johann Fichte

“In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for
which we have chosen this lifetime.”
-- Richard Bach

“It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin,
barefoot, irreverence to their studies;
they are not here to worship
what is known, but to question it.”
-- Jacob Chanowski

“If you're sincere, praise is effective. If
you're insincere, it's manipulative.”
--Zig Ziglar

In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the
stream always wins, not through strength
but by perseverance.”
-- H. Jackson

It is hard for an empty bag to stand upright.”
-- Benjamin Franklin

It is not so important who starts the
game but who finishes it.”
-- John Wooden

It is not your aptitude, but your attitude, that
determines your altitude.”
-- Zig Ziglar

It is time for us to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever,
the one who recognizes the challenge
and does something about it.”
-- Vince Lombardi

It is time to break through the barriers that have held you
back and held you down for such a long time. It is
time to reach out and indelibly etch
your place in history.”
-- Greg Hickman

It's how you deal with failure that determines
how you achieve success.”
-- David Feherty

It's not the situation, but whether we react (negative)
or respond (positive) to the situation
that's important.”
-- Zig Ziglar