"Stay smooth in your efforts when life's climbers arise. Anger takes energy needed to reach the summit." -Teach4endurance
"Some of the brightest, most creative minds have been touched by mental illness."
"I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious."
"Well done is better than well said."
"Selling is a natural skill. It's
developed as a child. You may
know it as persuasion." -Jeffrey Gitomer
"A capacity, and taste, for reading
gives access to whatever has
already been discovered by
others." -Abraham Lincoln
"You never really understand a person until you consider things from his viewpoint."
"Everything in excess is opposed to nature."
"If it negates wonder and discovery, it has no place in my class."
"Life is not a sitcom. There are no reruns."
"Courage is knowing what not to fear."
"What if, could have, should have are all dead ends. Turn around!"
"Freedom - to walk free and own no superior."
"Secrets are things we give to others to keep for us."
"For evil to flourish, it only requires good men to do nothing."
"Fun Isn't a Four-Letter Word."
"My journey is not a roadmap. It is a blank canvas waiting to be filled."
"Turn and face the strange."
"Relax and let your talents do the talking."
"The unknown can be frightening, but only if you allow it to be."
"Autism means I miss what others catch, and I catch what others miss."
"You may delay, but time will not."
"Searchers after horror haunt strange, far places."
-H. P. Lovecraft
"Think before you speak. Read before you think."
"Mistakes happen. Just remember you've done plenty right, as well."
"Everyone smiles in the same language."
-Ava Claudia Antunes
"You can't avoid life, but you can lower the volume."
"The agendas of others is not hidden. You just need to know when to observe and listen."
"Truth and perspective are two different concepts."
"Anger won't fix anything. But it will take any strength you have remaining."
"True learning can create change; and change is never standardized."
"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow."
"Do anything, but let it produce joy."
"Either write something worth reading, or do something worth writing."
"Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it."
"The first step towards true enlightenment is to lighten up on yourself."
"To achieve unity one must first unite with oneself."
"It's not up to you to like who I am. That's my responsibility."
"Education begins the gentleman, good company and reflection must finish him."
"Seek home for rest, for home is best."
"As an educator, I can dare to be great, or dare to be forgotten."
"If you can write, you have superpowers."
"You can make anything by writing."
"People need to be cautious because anything built by man can be destroyed by Mother Nature."
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."
"In your darkest hour you strike gold."
-Alice in Chains
"If you're not having fun, try a new direction."
"The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity."
"I prefer solitude over surrounding myself with people who don't value me."
"Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance."
"The earthquake is coming, but you don't want to hear."
"Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others."
"The current is endless. Swim with it often and against it when necessary."
"What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others."
"Failure to prepare is preparing to fail."
"Living is easy with eyes closed; misunderstanding all you see."
"Thinking will not overcome fear; but action will."
-W. Clement Stone
"You know . . . the windshield is much bigger than the rear view mirror."
"Nothing happens unless first a dream."
"We are the architect of our own design."
"No person's opinion dictates your self-worth; create and own your destiny ."
"True learning can create change and change is never standardized."
"Obstacles are prey."
"Remember why you started."
"It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves."
-Sir Edmund Hillary
"Water is power and will flow until it finds a way."
"There's no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you."
"Music is the pathway to your soul ."
"As an educator I can dare to be great or dare to be forgotten."