Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 -1894)
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. ~ Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
Without knowledge life is not worth living...
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. ~ Socrates (c.470 BC - 399 BC)
It's not how much you have that makes people look up to you, it's who you are. ~ Elvis Presley~ (1935 - 1977)
You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence. You cannot help people permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves. ~ Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)
The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that our aim is too low and we reach it. ~ Michaelangelo (di Lodovico Buonarroti) (1475 - 1564)
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future. ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917 - 1963)