People of character think before they speak. T is it true? H is it helpful? I does inspire confidence? N is it necessary? K is it kind?:
It’s one thing to try to be better for someone who loves you and quite another to try to be different so someone will love you. Be yourself! Be who you are and say what you mean, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. – Derived from a quote by Bernard Baruch (Often falsely attributes …
We have to make room in our lives for people who may sometimes disappoint or exasperate us. If we hold our friends to a standard of perfection, or if they do that to us, we will end up far lonelier than we want to be. – Harold Kushner
Talent wins games but team work and intelligence wins championships. – Michael Jordan Read more on teamwork here!
A lot of people have a very strong wishbone But they need a stronger backbone
Things turn our best for people who make the best of the way things turn out A positive outlook is the key to success and happiness!
Love & Validation “One of the basic needs of every human being is the need to be loved, to have our wishes and feelings taken seriously, to be validated as people who matter.” – Harold S. Kushner
You must never be fearful about what you’re doing when it is right. – Rosa Parks Moral harm comes to you moral compromise than moral courage. The voice of moral courage is also our critical companion during troubling times; it provides us with the strength to cope with and overcome adversity and persevere when we want to quit or …
Forgiveness frees us to find new roads to happiness. Forgiveness is not what we do for others; It’s what we do for ourselves so we can get well and move on.
Happiness is not an objective fact; it’s a feeling, a state of mind, and it’s a lifetime goal. Thus, regardless of your starting point, the pursuit of happiness is not really about being happy. It’s about being happier. You are in charge of your happiness. Find, enjoy and cherish things you love.
I asked for EASE and I got hardships that taught me ENDURANCE. I asked for CONFIDENCE and I got hazards that made me COURAGEOUS. I asked for POWER and I got frustrations and failures that taught me PERSEVERANCE. I asked to be LOVED and I discovered serving others made me LOVING. I asked for FUN and I got family and …
Every expert was once a beginner. Set a goal and pursue it. You can be whatever you want.
Great visual reminder of Maya Angelou’s great insight about communications: “People don’t always remember what you say or even what you do But they do remember how you made them feel.”
Knowledge is the key to your best future. The more you know, the more you grow.
Working Together It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. – Harry Truman
Never believe that few caring can’t change the world. For indeed, that’s all who ever have. Margaret Mead
Obstacles are not there to stop you. They are there to challenge you. If you preserve you’ll prevail.
I am a work in process. I am not as good as I want to be I am not as good as I should be. I will never be perfect, but I can strive everyday to be the best person I can be. And I can take pride that I am better than I used to be and not as …
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. – The Dali Lama
If you could fly wherever you wanted, where would you go? What’s holding you back?
Nothing worth gaining was ever gained without effort. – Theodore Roosevelt
Don’t focus on what you have a right to do, but on knowing and doing what’s right to do. – Michael Josephson
By Michael Josephson
“An institution that holds itself accountable to nobody ought not to be trusted by anybody” – Thomas Paine (adapted)
We are urging all CC! schools to invite their students to write encouraging and caring notes to the many thousands of children suffering greatly from the ravages of hurricane Maria.
Conformity is the jailer of the freedom and the enemy of growth. – John F. Kennedy Find your best self and be it.
Learning is more than filling your head with facts. Learning is about understanding.
Integrity is moral courage in action.
Honesty is so precious because it is so rare. Be truthful – to yourself and others. Be sincere – don’t deceive or mislead.