Each week a thought is posted. These are sourced from old English sayings and made child friendly, to be incorporated into the modern world.
A good way to remind and instil good manners and conduct in youngsters and keep the proverbs alive.
The great style icons are Tomboys
If we can conquer space, we can conquer childhood hunger.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
The world is a playground, and life is pushing my swing.
Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try. (Dr Seuss)
Good Manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
Eye contact is way more intimate than words can ever be.
It’s always a Catch-22 situation. They hate you if you’re the same, and they hate you if you are different.
Sometimes I pretend to be normal but it gets boring, so I go back to being ME.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.
This recession won’t be over until we raise a generation that knows how to live on what they’ve got.
It is not about gender, it is about experience, leadership and vision.
Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.
A child who reads will be an adult who thinks.
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
Your body hears everything your mind says.
Be Humble, Be Hungry and always be the hardest worker in the room.
It’s not what you are that is holding you back, It’s what you think you are not.
I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless. Careful what you say.
I am learning to love the sound of my feet walking away from things not meant for me.
Eating well is a form of self-respect. If you like yourself, you will look after yourself.
The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing. Your heart follows its own path.
Legends says, when you can’t sleep at night, its because you’re awake in someone else’s dream!
Mindful or Mind full? Is your mind too full of thoughts or quite peacefully thinking about one thing calmly?
The mind and body are not separate. What affects one, affects the other.
A best friend is like a four leaf clover, hard to find, lucky to have.
Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope. READING can open many doors.