Quotes by John A. Rassias

Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.

John A. Rassias

Language study is a route to maturity. Indeed, in language study as in life, if a person is the same today as he was yesterday, it would be an act of mercy to pronounce him dead and to place him in a coffin, rather than in a classroom.

John A. Rassias

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One day at a time- this is enough. Do not look back and grieve over the past, for it is gone; and do not be troubled about the future, for it has not yet come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful that it will be worth remembering.

Ida Scott Taylor.

Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.

G. K. Chesterton

I'm tired of all this nonsense about beauty being only skin-deep. That's deep enough. What do you want, an adorable pancreas

Jean Kerr

I have only one superstition. I touch all the bases when I hit a home run.

Babe Ruth

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra »

Don't be so humble - you are not that great.

Golda Meir »

The man who comes with a tale about others has himself an ax to grind.

Chinese Proverb »