Quotes

As we learned on Constitution Day, words are one of the most powerful forces in our world.  This is a page where some of the best quotes of all time will be showcased.  Read, enjoy, and perhaps memorize a quote or two!  
Students: See Mr. deManbey before or after class, or during L-Block if you have a great quote that you would like to share!

QUOTES 

"Work smarter, not harder."  
-Mr. Smith

"The human race will never prosper until it realizes there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem"
-Booker T. Washington   

"I am the one thing in life I can control"
-Alexander Hamilton 

"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing."
-Edmund Burke

"To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge."
-Confucious 

"An oppressive government is more to be feared than a tiger."
-Confucious

"Good habits formed at youth make all the difference." 
-Aristotle 

"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education."
-Martin Luther King Jr.

"Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning." 
-Benjamin Franklin

"Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise."
-Benjamin Franklin 

"When in doubt, don't."  
-Benjamin Franklin

"Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?"
-Benjamin Franklin