Miles Courageous

I will measure my courage in miles.

12 Things You Should Never, Ever Say to Teachers

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We asked 170,000 educators on our WeAreTeachers Facebook page, ”What do people say or ask you about teaching that drives you crazy?” They had a few lessons to share. So get out your pencil and your notebook, and listen up. Here are 12 things you should never say to teachers. Not to your neighbor…

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Iconic quotes about Art and Creativity

"It’s dark because you are trying too hard. Lightly child, lightly. Learn to do everything lightly. Yes, feel lightly even though you’re feeling deeply. Just lightly let things happen and lightly cope with them. So throw away your baggage and go forward. There are quicksands all about you, sucking at your feet, trying to suck you down into fear and self-pity and despair. That’s why you must walk so lightly. Lightly my darling…"

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Aldous Huxley, Island (via dragonflycup)

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"I want to inspire people. I want people to look at me and say “because of you I didn’t give up.”"

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Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

"Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing."

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Helen Keller (via minalys)

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"If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company."

Jean-Paul Sartre

"We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known."

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Carson Mccullers (via audrotas)

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It is always time to act.

"My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness."

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Dalai Lama XIV (via minalys)

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Detail from a late 18th century map.

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Detail from a late 18th century map.

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"When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people."

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Abraham Joshua Heschel (via localpapergirl)

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