The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. —Sydney Harris

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The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

SYDNEY HARRIS

American newspaper columnist

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RJ from Valley of the Sun AUGUST 20, 2017
Education is to turned closed minds into open minds

Anant from India  SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Nice

Venkatramana from India, Bangalore  SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
beautiful

Deborah from Radcliff Kentucky AUGUST 22, 2016
Learning is the key to success.

Ceasar from NY AUGUST 19, 2016
True. The only way to see outside is to learn something


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Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. —John Quincy Adams
When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed. —Maya Angelou
True belonging doesn’t require you to change who you are; it requires you to be who you are. —Brené Brown
I can't think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself. —Emma Stone
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. —David Viscott
When I say it's you I like, I'm talking about that part of you that knows that life is far more than anything you can ever see or hear or touch. That deep part of you that allows you to stand for those things without which humankind cannot survive. Love that conquers hate, peace that rises triumphant over war, and justice that proves more powerful than greed. —Fred Rogers
We do not inherit the land from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.  —Native American Proverb
Trade your expectation for appreciation and the world changes for you. —Anthony Robbins
There's something about love that people just have to respond to. —Howard Melchin
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people. —Leo Burnett
I was set free because my greatest fear had been realized, and I still had a daughter who I adored, and I had an old typewriter and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life. —J.K. Rowling
Mindfulness is the aware, balanced acceptance of the present experience. It isn’t more complicated than that. It is opening to or receiving the present moment, pleasant or unpleasant, just as it is, without either clinging to it or rejecting it. —Sylvia Boorstein
There’s something very freeing about losing the anchors that have always defined you. Frightening, sad, but exhilarating in a poignant way, as well. You’re free to float to the moon and evaporate or sink to the bottom of the deepest ocean. But you’re free to explore. Some people confuse that with drifting, I suppose. I like to think of it as growing. —Deborah Smith
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to reach for the stars, to change the world. —Harriet Tubman
A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. —Roald Dahl

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