Quotes

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“We have so much time, and so little to do!  Strike that, reverse it!” 

        - Willy Wonka

 
 

“Imagination is more important than knowledge.”

        - Albert Einstein 

 
 

"All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them."

        -Galileo Galilei, Italian astronomer & physicist (1564 - 1642)

 

 

"Try and fail, but don't fail to try."

         - unknown

 

 

"GOOD decisions come from experience.

Experience comes from BAD decisions."

        - unknown

 

 

Good question:  "What do you do if you don’t know what to do?"

Good answer:  "Problem Solve!"

 

 

“Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems."

         - Rene Descartes

 

 

"If you have an apple and I have an apple and we each exchange these apples, then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.”

        - George Bernard Shaw, author

 

 

“The cure for boredom is curiosity.  There is no cure for curiosity.”

         - unknown

 
 

“Anything is possible.  The impossible just takes longer.”

          - unknown

 
 

“The more we do, the more we can do.” 

        - W. Hazlitt

 
 

“Those who fail to learn from their mistakes, are bound to repeat them.” 

       - unknown
 

 

“Doh!” 

        - Homer

 

What my Grandma would probably say about Long Division:
"I guess it's better than a poke in the eye with a stick."

 

 

“The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.” 

        - Ralph W. E.

 

 

“The wisest person is generally he who thinks himself the least so.” 

        - N.  Boileau-Despreaux

 

 

“Either I will find a way, or I will make one.”

        - Phillip Sydney

 

 

“Get someone else to blow your own horn and the sound will carry twice as far.” 

        - Will Rogers

 

 

“Experience is a school.”
         - unknown

 

 

“Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.” 
        - Tom Edison, the Wizard of Menlo Park

 

 

“Invention is 93% perspiration, 6% electricity, 4% evaporation, and 2% butterscotch ripple.”

        - Willy Wonka

 

 

“To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.” 

        -E.  Hubbard

 

 

“An error does not become a mistake until you refuse to correct it.”

        - O. Battista

 

 

“Learn from everything and everyone!  We are all teachers and we are all students.”

        - Mrs. Briggs-Blomer 

 

 

“Learn from the mistakes of others because you will not live long enough to make them all yourself.”

          - unknown

 
 

“Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.” 

        -  W. Rogers

 

 

“We are the music makers and the dreamers of dreams.”

        - Willy Wonka

 

 

“Once a mind has been stretched by a new way of thinking it will never return to its original size.”
         - unknown
 
 

“Many people might become outstanding except for their fear of being different.”

 
 
“Don’t Panic… Think!” 
        - Mr. P

"There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.”
         - Ernest Hemingway