Mid Week Quote: Steve Jobs

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My chosen quote this week is by Steve Jobs. Steve Jobs (1955-2011) was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor and media proprietor.

“If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.”

Steve Jobs

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Mid Week Quote: Frances Hodgson Burnett

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The quote this week is by the British author and playwright Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924) who also wrote one of my favourite books The Secret Garden.

“At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done—then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.”

Frances Hodgson Burnett

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Mid Week Quote: Yoda

May the Fourth be with you all!

I do love Star Wars so I thought I would go for a quote from the one and only Yoda.

“Always pass on what you have learned.”

Yoda

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Mid Week Quote: Dolly Parton

Happy Wednesday!

So we find ourselves half way through the week. I have so far had a good week teaching but sadly I have not got much reading done so far this week and this is mainly to just been too tired in an evening. Fingers crossed I will get some reading done soon.

My chosen quote this week is by one of my favourite musicians and people, Dolly Parton.

“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.”

Dolly Parton

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Mid Week Quote: Abraham Lincoln

Happy Wednesday!

My chosen quote today is by the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865).

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”

Abraham Lincoln

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Mid Week Quote: Audrey Hepburn

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I hope everyone is having a good week so far.

My chosen quote today is by actress and humanitarian Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993). Hepburn was recognised as both a film and fashion icon.

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”

Audrey Hepburn

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Mid Week Quote: Pablo Picasso

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I hope everyone is having a good week so far.

My chosen quote this week is by the Spanish artist, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theatre designer Pablo Picasso (1881-1973).

“Everything you can imagine is real.” 

Pablo Picasso

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Mid Week Quote: Oscar Wilde

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My chosen quote this week is by the Irish poet and playwright Oscar Wilde (1854-1900).

“Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.”

Oscar Wilde

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Mid Week Quote: Walt Disney

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I hope everyone is having a good week so far.

My chosen quote today is by Walt Disney (1901-1966) who created the wonderful Mickey Mouse amongst other fantastic characters.

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.

Walt Disney

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Mid Week Quote: Charles W. Eliot

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I hope everyone is having a good week so far.

My chosen quote this week is by the American academic Charles William Eliot (1834-1926) who was Harvard president from 1869-1909.

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.

Charles W. Eliot

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