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.
We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
I am glad I had a childhood, before technology took over.
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion. Potatoes are an important part of the diet and so are sensible shoes in fashion.
A woman’s guess is much more accurate than a man’s certainty. A woman has a talent to read situations.
Toys are children’s words and play is their language.
Before you worry about the beauty of your body, worry about the health of your body
I would rather trust a woman’s instinct than a man’s reason.
The human body is the best work of art.
Practise like you’ve never won, Perform like you’ve never lost.
I am following my dreams, to prove my nightmares wrong. Remember to think about the good things in life, not focus on the bad things that could happen.
We did everything adults would do. What went wrong? This is a line from Lord of the Flies
Cars did not kill off horses. Digital publishing will not kill off books. Books are still very much in demand, even when you can read online everything.
Its not about the facility; its about changing kid’s lives. The facility is just the tool. The actual activity is not the main focus, the focus is how the children learn and develop through it.
The human body is the best work of art. How we are put together and function is an amazing thing in itself.
Communication is the real work of leadership. Through talking & listening we can begin to start leading projects forward.
Gather the flowers, but spare the buds. Let the buds alone, so they can grow into flowers which you can gather.
A danger foreseen, is a danger avoided. If you can see danger in a situation ahead of time, you can side step it.
The human body is a work of Art. The make up and design of our bodies is incredibly engineered.
Boredom lies within. If you claim you are bored, that means you are a boring person!
We sit in the mud and ….. reach for the stars. From the very basic playing, we find our future dreams.
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. Playing brings out your personality.
There would be no Christmas if there was no Easter. The two celebrations are so closely intwined, we could not have one without the other.
Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. Don’t force thoughts onto children, but show them how to make their own opinions.
Politics is the art of the possible. The way to change things in the world.
Don’t miss the sun today, working about the rain coming tomorrow. Live each day moment by moment.
Poverty is like punishment for a crime you didn’t commit. No-one deserves to be poor.
A man does what he can; a woman does what a man cannot. Women have many many talents!
Don’t just teach children how to count, Teach them what counts most. Show children what is most important in their lives.
The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved. Worse than being hungry and poor, is feeling lonely.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.