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“The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
– Dr. Seuss
Quotes of the Week                                                                               
Wk. 37  -"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody"

Wk. 36 - "Surround yourself with people who allow you to blossom and thrive"

Wk. 35  -"Your attitude determines your direction"

Wk. 34  -"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." - William James

Wk. 33  -"The two things in life you are in total control over are your attitude and your effort" - Billy Cox

Wk. 32  -"Soft words soften the hearts that are harder than rock, harsh words harden hearts that are softer than silk-Al-Ghazali

Wk. 31 -"Soft words soften the hearts that are harder than rock, harsh words harden hearts that are softer than silk" -Al-Ghazali

Wk. 30  -"It is not our abilities that show what we really are. It is our choice" Albus Dumbledore

Wk. 29  -"In diversity there is beauty and there is strength" -Maya Angelou

Wk. 28 -"Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it is about learning to dance in the rain" Vivian Greene  

Wk.27 -"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted" -William Bruce Cameron

Wk. 26: "Racial prejudice, anti-semitism, or hatred of anyone with different beliefs has no place in the human mind or heart"-Billy Graham

Week 25: -"Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives" - Michelle Obama

Wk.24               -"Just because something works doesn't mean it can't be improved"
                                                                                               -Shuri (Letitia Wright in Black Panther)

Wk.23            -"All great achievements require time"
                                                                                            -Maya Angelou

Week 22: "Only you can decide what kind of king you want to be" - Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o in Black Panther)

Week 21: "Soft words soften the hearts that are harder than rock, harsh words harden hearts that are softer than silk"
 - Al-Ghazali

Week 20: Everybody laughs the same in every language" - Yakov Smirnoff

Week 19: "Time lost is time lost. It’s gone forever. Some people tell themselves that they will work twice as hard tomorrow to make up for what they did not do today. People should always do their best. If they work twice as hard tomorrow, then they should have also worked twice as hard today. That would have been their best" - John Wooden

Week 18: "You must be the change you wish to see in the world" - Mahatma Ghandi

Week 17: " Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere"
- Martin Luther King. Jr.

Week 16:  "I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work" - Thomas Edison

Week 15:"Difficult takes a day.  Impossible takes a week" -Jay Z

Week 14: "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" - Henry David Thoreau

Week 13: "The only real mistake is the one we don't learn from" - Unforgettable Catastrophes 

Week 12: "One doesn't forgo sleeping because of the possibilities of nightmares" - African Proverb

Week 11: Develop a passion for learning, If you do you will never cease to grow" - Anthony J. D'Angelo

Week 10: "If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome" - Michael Jordan

Week 9: "If there is no struggle, there is no progress" - Fredrick Douglass          

Week 8:  "The lion doesn't turn around when a small dog barks" - African Proverb

Week 7: "Meanness is a sign of weakness" - Anonymous

Week 6: "In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends"- Martin Luther King Jr.

Week 5: "You can change your world by changing your words... Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue"  -Joel Osteen

Week 4: "It's the bullies who are afraid, are the ones that do all the fighting. It's not the secure kids that get out there and fight. It's the insecure kids"  -Chuck Norris

Week 3: “Perfect practice makes perfect” - Vince Lombardi

Week 2: -“Never Give Up!" - Anonymous

Week 1: "Failure is not an option"- Gene Kranz



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