Peace is not the product of terror or fear.
Peace is not the silence of cemeteries.
Peace is not the silent result of violent repression.
Peace is the generous, tranquil contribution of all to the good of all.
Peace is dynamism.
Peace is generosity.
It is right and it is duty.
God’s compassion for you is greater than the troubles you have.
Jean-Baptiste de La Salle
So often you find that the students you are trying to inspire are the ones that end up inspiring you.
The expert in anything was once a beginner.
For a lot of people, Superman is and has always been America’s hero. He stands for what we believe is the best within us: limitless strength tempered by compassion, that can bear adversity and emerge stronger on the other side. He stands for what we all feel we would like to be able to stand for, when standing is hardest.
– J. Michael Straczynski
The best thing about being a teacher is that it matters. The hardest thing about being a teacher is that it matters every day.
Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.
Even if we never talk again after tonight, please remember that I am forever changed by who you are and what you meant to me
EduQuote of the Week will return next fall.
Happy last weeks of school!
A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
– Agatha Christie
It’s easy to fool the eye but hard to fool the heart.
– Al Pacino