Celebrations in Youth - Particularly For Teachers & Parents

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Particularly For Teachers & Parents

  • The way you see people is the way you treat them, and the way you treat them is what they become. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man's brow. - Publius Ovidius Naso
  • Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people. - Eleanor Roosevelt
  • It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself. - Eleanor Roosevelt
  • What you cannot enforce, do not command. - Sophocles
  • Obedience may have its uses, but it is no substitute for willing, uncoerced co-operation. - Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good. - English proverb
  • Each progressive spirit is opposed by a thousand mediocre minds appointed to guard the past. - Maurice Maeterlinck
  • All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. - English proverb
  • A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they say: we did it ourselves. - Laozi
  • If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people. - Confucius
  • The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence. - Denis Waitley
  • The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance. - Brian Tracy
  • Whatever advice you give, be short. - Quintus Horatius Flaccus [Horace]
  • He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful. - Quintus Horatius Flaccus [Horace]
  • That is never too often repeated, which is never sufficiently learned. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  • You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force. - Publilius Syrus
  • An angry father is most cruel towards himself. - Publilius Syrus