There is no accountability in the public school system - except for coaches. You know what happens to a losing coach. You fire him. A losing teacher can go on losing for 30 years and then go to glory.Ross Perot, The Dallas Morning News, March 11, 1984
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilizing the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
His intelligence seized on a subject, his genius embraced it, his eloquence illuminated it.Paterculus
Each man is his own prisoner, in solitary confinement for life.Robert A. Heinlein, If This Goes On
The Statue of Liberty is not that monument's name. It is Liberty Enlightening the World.Deane Jordan
No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth and even the best of men must be content with fragment, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition.Alan Marshall Beck
Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.