The art and craft of early childhood teaching is in making decisions about fun, play and work. And it is this crafting that distinguishes the professional from the baby-sitter, parent or child minder.
Life’s greatest lessons were not shown to me, read to me, illustrated or explained to me; they happened to me.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
I should learn to run, to wrestle, to swim, to ride horses, to row, to drive a car, to fire a rifle. I should fill my soul with flesh. I should fill my flesh with soul. In fact, I should reconcile at last within me the two internal antagonists.
As regards moral courage, then, it is not so much that the public schools support it feebly, as that they suppress it firmly.
Eagerly examine the Scriptures daily for spiritual growth.
She seemed to be occupied with of inner chamber of ideas and to have slight need for visible objects.
In the end, it is our defiance that redeems us. If wolves had a religion – if there was a religion of the wolf – that it is what it would tell us.
Through learning we re-create ourselves. Through learning we become able to do something we never were able to do. Through learning we reperceive the world and our relationship to it. Through learning we extend our capacity to create, to be part of the generative process of life
Your mind will never be dull, if you remember there is never enough to learn for it to be to full.