I hope you all had (or are about to have) a great spring break. On my break, I did a lot of lounging, thinking, and sitting in the sun–so nice!. Emma did too!
“The mind should be allowed some relaxation, that it may return to its work all the better for the rest.” –Seneca
An excerpt from the commencement speech Steve Jobs gave at Stanford University:
“You’ve got to find what you love. . . .Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” –Steve Jobs
(If you have never read or watched this speech, I highly recommend you google it and read/watch it. It is very inspiring!)
Because I am so excited it is almost spring…I am posting a free spring writing page! I hope your students have fun, and do some great writing!
Download here: Spring Freebie
“Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.” —Robert H. Schuller
“The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.” —Vince Lombardi
Is it too early to be ready for spring?
It doesn’t help that I took a short trip, and then went from this, in sunny California:
back to this:
I need a quote on being content! Here it goes:
“For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.”
―Henry Wadsworth Longfellow