In teaching history, there should be extensive discussion of personalities who benefited mankind through independence of character and judgment.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: “Do not do what you are doing now.”
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.