Self-Education Quotes Over the coming months, this blog will give suggestions for how to become a “self-made scholar,” – a person who takes control of his or her own learning. Schools can give you a lot of opportunities, but relying on schools to give you an education is ridiculous. I have a graduate degree, and I’ve learned more from library books and websites than I’ve ever learned in class. But, don’t take my word for it. “Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school,” - Albert Einstein “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education “Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing–the rest is mere sheep-herding.” - Ezra Loomis Pound “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune “I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think “The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.”
7 Lessons From 7 Great Minds - Global One TV Have you ever wished you could go back in time and have a conversation with one of the greatest minds in history? Well, you can’t sorry, they’re dead. Unless of course you’re clairaudient, be my guest. But for the rest of us, we can still refer to the words they left behind. Even though these great teachers have passed on, their words still live, and in them their wisdom. I’ve made a list of seven what I believe are some of the greatest teachings by the world’s greatest minds. 1. “If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” - Lawrence J. In order for us to achieve our dreams, we must have a vision of our goals. Action: Visualize a life of your wildest dreams. 2. “It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, “Always do what you are afraid to do.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson The best way to learn something is to dive right in to it. Action: You must define your fears in order to conquer them. 3. “All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
Inspiration Gallery #189 – Quotations In From up North’s inspiration galleries we present the latest of our findings from the wonderful world of design. Amazing high quality artworks in various categories from great designers all over the globe. Wasted time May the bridges I burn light the way The best way to predict the future is to create it Future – Submitted by Housseynou Fall Happy Death – Submitted by Housseynou Fall I recently found a guy named Julian Bialowas who’s a photographer and graphic design student from Canada. Sarcastic Sayings About Life Sarcasm is an obscure form of humor that needs an acquired taste to appreciate. If you are a fan of Chandler Bing from the popular series, 'Friends', you know what I am trying to say. That guy just keeps coming up with sarcastic lines all the time. Sarcasm is disguised humor and mockery which can even pass as a straight statement if not understood carefully. If you are someone like 'Joey' (from the same series 'Friends'), you will have a tough time detecting it. Superbly Sarcastic Sayings Here are some sarcastic literary pearls by some great minds. "I am not young enough to know everything." - Oscar Wilde "Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go." - Oscar Wilde "Marriage is the chief cause of divorce." - Groucho Marx "History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives." - Abba Eban "I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones." - Albert Einstein
20 Things to Do When You’re Feeling Angry with Someone | Tiny Buddha: W... “If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.” ~Chinese proverb As Tiny Buddha grows larger, I find there are a lot more people emailing me with requests. The people pleaser in me wants to say yes to everyone, but the reality is that there is only so much time in the day—and we all have a right to allocate our time as best supports our intentions, needs, and goals. Recently someone contacted me with a request that I was unable to honor. As ironic as this may sound given the context of this site, I felt angry. I felt angry because I have always struggled with saying no, and this was exactly the type of uncomfortable encounter I generally aim to avoid. I felt angry because I felt misunderstood and judged, and I wanted him to realize that he was wrong about me. I felt angry because I assumed he intended to be hurtful, and I didn’t feel like I deserved that. It’s inevitable that I’ll feel that way again—and many times, with people I know well and love. 1.
Collected Quotes from Albert Einstein [Note: This list of Einstein quotes was being forwarded around the Internet in e-mail, so I decided to put it on my web page. I'm afraid I can't vouch for its authenticity, tell you where it came from, who compiled the list, who Kevin Harris is, or anything like that. Still, the quotes are interesting and enlightening.] "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction." "Imagination is more important than knowledge." Copyright: Kevin Harris 1995 (may be freely distributed with this acknowledgement)
Procrastination Quotes Here you find a list of procrastination quotes that will hopefully serve as motivation for those of us who struggle with this habit. If you don't see your favorite procrastination quote listed, be sure to post it below. 1. "Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task." 2. 3. 4. 5. 6." 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. Procrastination quotes 0 - 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. " To be always intending to make a new and better life but never find time to set about it is as…to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to next until you’re dead." 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. " Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday and avoiding today." 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. " Initiative – take it, rather than procrastinate." 71. 72. 73. 74. 75. 76. 77. 78. 79. 80. 81. 82. 83. 84. 85. 86. 87. 88. 89. 90. 92. 93.