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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As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. —John F. Kennedy
Walk with the dreamers, the believers, the courageous, the cheerful, the planners, the doers, the successful people with their heads in the clouds and their feet on the ground. Let their spirit ignite a fire within you to leave this world better than when you found it. —Wilferd A. Peterson
Service is a smile.  It is an acknowledging wave, a reaching handshake, a friendly wink, and a warm hug.   It's these simple acts that matter most, because the greatest service to a human soul has always been the kindness of recognition. —Richelle E. Goodrich
I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.  —Frank Lloyd Wright
Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love. —Morihei Ueshiba
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity. —W. Clement Stone
Giving is so often thought of in terms of the things we give, but our greatest giving is of our time, and kindness, and even comfort for those who need it. We look on these gifts as unimportant – until we need them. —Joyce Sequichie Hifler
The enemy of great is good. —David Foster
Believe you can and you're halfway there. —Theodore Roosevelt
Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination and forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing. —August Wilson
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries. —James Michener
Leadership is a two-way street. Respect for one's superiors; care for one's crew. —Grace Hopper
A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal. —Steve Maraboli
The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention. —Oscar Wilde

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