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  • Skeptycal shared from a Personal Document
    Gallagher defines readicide early on as “the systematic killing of the love of reading, often exacerbated by the inane, mind-numbing practices found in schools.”
    Note: I heard about this book at a district training and I can't wait to read it.
  • Skeptycal shared from Autobiography of Mark Twain (100th Anniversary Newly Edited and Commented Edition) by Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain
    It is a dear and lovely disposition, and a most valuable one, that can brush away indignities and discourtesies and seek and find the pleasanter features of an experience.
    Note: What a good quote
  • Skeptycal shared from Autobiography of Mark Twain (100th Anniversary Newly Edited and Commented Edition) by Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain
    I carried it to my mother straightway for sympathy, but she was not strongly moved. It seemed to be her idea that incidents like this would eventually reform me if I harvested enough of them.
    Note: I would seem that I have had to harvest enough difficult moments ...
  • Skeptycal shared from Autobiography of Mark Twain (100th Anniversary Newly Edited and Commented Edition) by Samuel Clemens, Mark Twain
    The average man is destitute of independence of opinion. He is not interested in contriving an opinion of his own, by study and reflection, but is only anxious to find out what his neighbor's opinion is and slavishly adopt it.
    Note: Love this :)
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