• Quotes (some famous and not so famous)

    Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.” William Butler Yeats
     
    "You must be the change you want to see in the world." Mahatma Gandhi
     
    "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." Nelson Mandela 

     
    "Jump up, look around, find yourself some fun.  No sense in sitting there hating everyone."  Ian Anderson
     
    "Veni, vidi, vici" Julius Caesar
     
    "A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."  Marcus Garvey 

     
    "If you are going to win any battle, you have to do one thing. You have to make the mind run the body. Never let the body tell the mind what to do... the body is never tired if the mind is not tired."
    General George S. Patton
     
    "Life's a long song.  But the tune ends too soon for us all." Ian Anderson
     
    "All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle, that though the will of the majority is in all cases to prevail, that will to be rightful must be reasonable; that the minority possess their equal rights, which equal law must protect, and to violate would be oppression."  Thomas Jefferson
     
    "“Me having a beautiful wife and great family and friends around me, all the money I’ve got, all the things that I’ve got, a Ferrari that I just ripped the top off of and turned into a convertible, the rings I got, the two mansions on the water, a master’s in criminal justice, I’m a cop, plus I look good. So me shooting 40 percent at the foul line is just God’s way of saying that nobody’s perfect. If I shot 90 percent from the line, it just wouldn’t be right.” Shaq
     
    "Poor people cannot rely on the government to come to help you in times of need. You have to get your education. Then nobody can control your destiny." Charles Barkley
     
    "There really ain't no time to waste, really ain't no time to hate. Ain't got no time to waste, time to hate. Really ain't no time to let the time go away."Bradley Nowell
     
    "Life is a bunch of peaks and valleys" Mike Daley
     
    "All kids need is a little help, a little hope and somebody who believes in them. " Magic Johnson

    "Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today."  Malcolm X

    "Do your little bit of good where you are; its those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world."   Desmond Tutu
     
    "Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are."  John Wooden
     
     







Last Modified on June 5, 2010