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Re: GOOD ART QUOTES SOURCE FOR k-5?

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Christine Colera (cmcolera)
Mon, 29 Nov 1999 15:51:22 -0800


Here's a list of Quotable Quotes I have been collecting. I love this kind of thing and it always refreshes my attitude. I hope this isn't too long and some of them are not just art but also education related.
Enjoy
Christine (Tina)Colera
in San Diego

Quotable Quotes
For Art and Education

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. - Danny Kaye
Imagination is the true magic carpet.  Norman Vincent Peale
Educations purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.  Malcom S. Forbes
Good art is not what it looks like, but what it does to us.  Roy Adzak
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.  John Ruskin
A child is not a vase to be filled, but a fire to be lit.  Rabelais
Education is more than a luxury; it is a responsibility that a society owes to itself.  Robin Cook, Coma
A winning smile is the best accessory any dress ever had. C. Terry Cline, Jr., Prey
Whoever wants to reach a distant goal must take many small steps. Helmut Schmidt
Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when youd have preferred to talk.  Doug Larson
Children have never been good at listening to their elders, but theny have never failed to imitate them.  James Baldwin
All anybody needs to know about prizes is that Mozart never won one.  Henry Mitchell, in Washington Post
Mans mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions.  Oliver Wendell Holmes
Dig a well before you are thirsty. - Chinese proverb
The greatest artist was once a beginner.  Farmers Digest
Education is learning what you didnt even know you didnt know.  Daniel J. Boorstin, Democracy and Its Discontents
A great teacher never strives to explain his vision  he simply invites you to stand beside him and see for yourself.  The Rev. R. Inman
 The greatest natural resource that any country can have is its children.  Danny Kaye
The only way to see a rainbow is to look through the rain.  Pullman Leasing Co.
Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things.  Frank A. Clark
Being yourself is not remaining what you were, or being satisfied with what you are. It is the point of departure.  Sydney J. Harris
Nothing makes a man more productive than the last minutes.  The Cockle Bur
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it, we go nowhere.  Carl Sagan, Cosmos
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.  George Orwell, Dickens, Dali & Others
Education is about the only thing lying around loose in the world, and its about the only thing a fellow can have as much of as hes willing to haul away.  George Horace Lorimer, Letters From a Self-Made Merchant to His Son
All creations demand greenery of spirt.  Diana Vreeland in
To do what others cannot do is talent. To do what talent cannot do is genius.  Will Henry
Progress always involves risks. You cant steal second base and keep your foot on first.  Frederick B. Wilcox, Unicorns and Tadpoes
You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.  Clay P. Bedford
A knife of the keenest steel requires the whetstone, and the wisest man needs advise.  Zoroaster
Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a mans growth without destroying his roots. Frank A. Clark
A genius is one who shoots at something no one else can see, and hits it.  The Lutheran Digest
A school system without parents at its foundation is just like a bucket with a hole in it.  The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson
If it werent for the rocks in its bed, the stream would have no song.  Carl Perkins, Loose Talk
Never hesitate to hold out your hand; never hesitate to accept the outstretched hand of another.  Pope John XXIII
Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; and love by love.  Thomas Szasz
A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with the wind.  John Neal
Yes, there is a Nirvana; it is in leading your sheep to a green pasture, and in putting your child to sleep, and in writing the last line of your poem.  Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam
Listening to both sides of a story will convince you that there is more to a story than both sides.  Frank Tyger
In every work of genius, we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with as certain alienated majesty.  Ralph Waldo Emerson
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone. - Pablo Picasso
All men should strive to learn before they die what they are running from, and to, and why.  James Thurber
A room without books is like a body without a soul Cicero

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