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Quote of the Week

I have always been a huge fan of inspirational or thought-provoking quotes.  Consequently, I include a quote with every edition of my weekly e-mail update to our administrative team.  Check them out below for the 19-20 school year.

  • May 29, 2020 - "Unity is strength... when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved." - Mattie Stepanek
  • May 22, 2020 - "Be yourself. People would rather follow a leader who is always real than one who is always right." - Craig Groeschel
  • May 15, 2020 - "No one ever regretted dedicating themselves to being their best! We regret what we didn't do knowing we could have done more and become more. No regrets! Commit now. Do the work. You'll always feel good knowing you gave it your all." - Jon Gordon
  • May 8, 2020 - "Hope doesn't ignore the difficulties you face. It just doesn't let you give up in the face of them." - John O'Leary
  • May 1, 2020 - "Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity." - Unknown
  • April 24, 2020 - "Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower." - Steve Jobs
  • April 17, 2020 - “Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” - Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • April 10, 2020 - "A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • April 3, 2020 - "Life is about accepting the challenges along the way, choosing to keep moving forward, and savoring the journey.” - Roy Bennett
  • March 27, 2020 - "Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." - Helen Keller
  • March 20, 2020 - "Adaptability is about the powerful difference between adapting to cope and adapting to win." - Maz Mckeown
  • March 13, 2020 - "The highest goal that man can achieve is amazement." - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  • March 6, 2020 - "Great things happen to those who don't stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful." - Roy Bennett
  • February 28, 2020 - "I believe in process. I believe in four seasons. I believe that winter is tough, but spring's coming. I believe that there's a growing season. And I think that you realize that in life, you grow. You get better." - Steve Southerland
  • February 14, 2020 - "Perspective is everything when you are experiencing the challenges of life." - Joni Eareckson Tada
  • February 7, 2020 - "To do meaningful work is to contribute - to create value in society." - Charles Koch
  • January 31, 2020 - "Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us." - Wilma Rudolph
  • January 24, 2020 - "We rise by lifting others." - Robert Ingersoll
  • January 17, 2020 - "Greatness is never born from easy circumstances. We can become stronger when the world becomes harder." - Edward McManus
  • January 10, 2020 - "Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them." - William Arthur Ward
  • January 3, 2020 - "Lay plans for the accomplishment of the difficult before it becomes difficult; make something big by starting with it when small." - Laozi
  • December 20, 2019 - "For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning." - T.S. Eliot
  • December 13, 2019 - "The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today." - Les Brown
  • December 6, 2019 - "Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging." - Joseph Campbell
  • November 29, 2019 - "If you don't appreciate what you have in life right now, whatever it is, you will never realize your purpose. Without appreciation, you will never become strong enough to respect yourself." - Caroline Myss
  • November 22, 2019 - "Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success." - Henry Ford
  • November 15, 2019 - "If you had $86,400 and someone stole $60, would you throw away $86,340 for revenge? Or move on and live? Each of us have 86,400 seconds every day. DON'T let someone's negative 60 seconds ruin the remaining 86,340. LIFE IS BIGGER THAN THAT AND SO ARE YOU!" - Denzel Washington
  • November 8, 2019 - "A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is -- it is what the consumers tell each other it is." - Scott Cook
  • November 1, 2019 - "Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity." - Lou Holtz
  • October 25, 2019 - "The older you get, the more quiet you become. Life humbles you so deeply as you age. You realize how much nonsense you've wasted time on." - Unknown
  • October 18, 2019 - "Don't waste another minute dealing with a toxic, negative, energy-draining person. Some people are wired for negativity. They love being argumentative, combative, and abusive. Run for your life as quickly as possible." - Les Brown
  • October 11, 2019 - "Set stretch goals. Don't ever settle for mediocrity. The key to stretch is to reach for more than you think is possible. Don't sell yourself short by thinking that you'll fail." - Jack Welch
  • October 4, 2019 - "Life and business is like the changing seasons. You cannot change the season, but you can change yourself. Therein lies the opportunity to live an extraordinary life, the opportunity to change yourself." - Jim Rohn
  • September 27, 2019 - "Always remember, your focus determines your reality." - George Lucas
  • September 20, 2019 - "Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day." - Henri Nouwen
  • September 13, 2019 - "If everything was perfect, you would never learn, and you would never grow." - Beyonce Knowles
  • September 6, 2019 - "Life comes from physical survival; but the good life comes from what we care about." - Rollo May