Quotes by Marian Wright Edelman

Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.

Marian Wright Edelman

If you don't like the way the world is, you change it. You have an obligation to change it. You just do it one step at a time.

Marian Wright Edelman

We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee.

Marian Wright Edelman

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Make happy those who are near, and those who are far will come.

Chinese Proverb

Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.

Archibald Alexander

Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.


Real programmers don't comment their code. If it was hard to write, it should be hard to understand.

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If you believe in something, no proof is necessary. If you don't, none is sufficient.

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