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Be careful of reading health books, you might die of a misprint - Mark Twain

Christ believed in hell. I do not myself feel that any person who is really profoundly humane can believe in everlasting punishment. - Bertrand Russell

I can't give you brains, but I can give you a diploma. - The Wizard of Oz

In any slide presentation, at least one slide will be upside down or backwards, or both. - John Corcoran

Better to be driven out from among men than to be disliked of children. - Richard H. Dana

Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next. - Franklin P. Jones

Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training. - Anna Freud

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it. - Buddha

The creative person wants to be a know it all. He wants to know about all kinds of things: ancient history, nineteenth - century mathematics, current manufacturing techniques, flower arranging, and hog futures. Because he never knows when these ideas might come together to form a new idea. It may happen six minutes later or six months, or six years down the road. But he has faith that it will happen. - Carl Ally

The essence of our effort to see that every child has a chance must be to assure each an equal opportunity, not to become equal, but to become different - to realize whatever unique potential of body, mind and spirit he or she possesses. - John Fischer

 
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