We can close the gap and improve what happens in the classroom by using educational technology that is the same high quality everywhere.
I stalk about her door like a strange soul upon the Stygian banks staying for wattage.
Though this be madness, yet there is method in it. Hamlet
It is the mind that makes the body rich; and as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds, so honor peereth in the meanest habit.
I had rather be a toad, and live upon the vapor of a dungeon than keep a corner in the thing I love for others uses.
He jests at scars that never felt a wound.
Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. Where be your jibes now, your gambols, your songs, your flashes of merriment that were wont to set the table on a roar?
Speak of me as I am. Nothing extenuate, nor set down aught in malice.
The jury, passing on the prisoner's life, may have in the sworn twelve a thief or two guiltier than him they try.
Time is the justice that examines all offenders. As You Like It
He took the bride about the neck and kissed her lips with such a clamorous smack that at the parting all the church did echo.
Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest.
I think the crux of the matter was that if we were going to become partners in, for example, the International Space Station, we had to gain the respect of a country like the United States and particularly its space organization, NASA.
As thy days, so shall thy strength be which, in modern language, may be translated as thy thoughts so shall thy life be.
My siblings are my best friends.
I will do my best. That is all I can do. I ask for your help - and God's.
Lyndon B. Johnson
I'm obsessed with zombies. I like watching zombie movies and I read zombie books.
I did that for 40 years or more. I never had any writer's block. I got up in the morning, sat down at the typewriter - now, computer - lit up a cigarette.
If I don't fish in the morning, I fish in the evening.
Hopefully I'll continue to have the success I've had.
To me, the print business model is so simple, where readers pay a dollar for all the content within, and that supports the enterprise.
There is no correlation between happiness and amounts of money.
I'm interested in the kind of religion that makes life harder. I'm not so interested in the comforting kind of religion.
Jonathan Safran Foer
We don't come to Canada for our health. We can think of other ways of enjoying ourselves.
The new always carries with it the sense of violation, of sacrilege. What is dead is sacred; what is new, that is different, is evil, dangerous, or subversive.
My mom lived by herself with two kids. Sacrifice was the name of the game at our house.
Obscenity is a cleansing process, whereas pornography only adds to the murk.
Part of Obama's persona is self-reliance. He's calm he's cool he's self-possessed. In many ways, he has tried to define himself in opposition to Clinton's sometimes needy, often undisciplined, emotionalism.
Dee Dee Myers
There is a kind of fear, approaching a panic, that's spreading through the Baby Boom Generation, which has suddenly discovered that it will have to provide for its own retirement.
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to the enduring fact of mystery.
Actors die so loud.
The artist is the opposite of the politically minded individual, the opposite of the reformer, the opposite of the idealist. The artist does not tinker with the universe; he recreates it out of his own experience and understanding of life.
I really wouldn't want to live in America. I found New York claustrophobic and dirty. I missed England when I was there, simple things like smells and the British sense of humor.
Jonny Lee Miller
Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life.
Art is only a means to life, to the life more abundant. It is not in itself the life more abundant. It merely points the way, something which is overlooked not only by the public, but very often by the artist himself. In becoming an end it defeats itself.
One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.
One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
And what is the potential man, after all? Is he not the sum of all that is human? Divine, in other words?
When you know what men are capable of you marvel neither at their sublimity nor their baseness. There are no limits in either direction apparently.
The prisoner is not the one who has committed a crime, but the one who clings to his crime and lives it over and over.
Life, as it is called, is for most of us one long postponement.
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