"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn."
“Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.”
– Abraham Lincoln
"The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing."
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose." -Dr. Seuss
“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.” – John F. Kennedy
"Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
In times of crisis, the wise build bridges while the foolish build barriers.
- Black Panther
"Courage is grace under pressure"
- Ernest Hemingway
Don't talk about it, BE about it.
"It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."
“You can tell a politician is lying when they claim they want fairness for all. They're part of and represent an unfair elite who will never share their wealth, power or opportunities with the underclass.”
― Stewart Stafford
There is a lot of talk now about "being woke." Some of us have never had the luxury of "SLEEP."
-J Over 50
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” –Bernard Baruch
“It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.”
– Emiliano Zapata
Don't Do It.
"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."
...Get in Good Trouble,
"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me."
Sounds good. But, when are you going to do it?
- Your Mom
"You become what you believe." - Oprah Winfrey
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
“I was born to make mistakes, not to fake perfection.”
America's health care system is neither healthy, caring, nor a system.
The real thing about democracy beloveds, is that it is not neat, orderly, or quiet. It requires a certain relish for confusion.
- Molly Ivins
"Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air." -Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry his own weight, this is a frightening prospect.
“May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.”
– George Carlin
Real strength has to do with helping others.
- Mr. Rogers
No One Does This Alone...
Imma make you proud!
- Elijah, BHS
"Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change."
Watch your thoughts; they become words.
Watch your words;
they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits,
they become your character.
Watch your character;
it becomes your destiny.
- Lao Tsu
"Not VOTING is not a PROTEST. It is a SURRENDER."
- Keith Ellison