The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' (I've found it!), but 'That's funny...'Isaac Asimov
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious, than if it were made of gold and silver.
Education is not filling a bucket but lighting a fire.
William B. Yeats
What we learn with pleasure we never forget.
We shall require a
manner of thinking
if mankind is to survive.
The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist." Maria Montessori
He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on. Benjamin Franklin
Everybody is a genius.
But, if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing it is stupid. Albert Einstein
Chateau de la Rose
Some Favorite Quotes
It is self-evident that the possession of and contact with real things brings with them, above all, a real quantity of knowledge. The inspiration engendered by it revitalizes the intelligence
from all these things new intellectual interests arise...Instruction becomes a living thing. Instead of being illustrated, it is brought to life. Maria Montessori
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