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     "Reading is like an adventure but in your head." - Nick

    "READ!  It's the best way to recycle knowledge." - Noelle 

    "It seemed funny to me that the sunset she saw from her patio and the one I saw from the Back steps was the same one. Maybe the two different worlds we lived in weren't so different. We saw the same sunset." -S.E. Hinton, The Outsiders, as told by Dakota


    "In the morning you have two options: You can go back to bed and keep on dreaming about your dreams, or you can wake up and chase them."-Wes
     
    "Break the wall of fear and fulfill your destiny."
    -Tyler
     
    "A person's actions and choices always have consequences."
    -Mrs. Samuels's Reading class
     
    "Organization is the name of the game."
    -Mrs. Samuels
     
    "If you want to overcome your fears, take a safe risk."
    Do one thing a day that challenges you."
    "Books may be the only true magic."
    -Megan
     
    "Sometimes life is dark and scary. That's why we have to find the light."
    -Chris
     
    "After every bad storm comes a rainbow."
    -Tyler
     
    "Close your eyes, and keep your mind wide open."
    -Katherine Paterson
     
    "Close doors, not your mind."
    -Reid
     
    You can accomplish your goals one step at a time."
    Brianna,  Richard, Ryan, Teddy, Reid
     
    "Books are wings to the land of knowledge and  to the land of fun"
    - Isaac in "Wings for the King"
     
    "Reading is discovering."
    - Isaac in "The Wings for the King"
     
    "The only way you can visit Wonderland is by reading a book."
    - Isaac in "The Wings for the King"
     
    "Everyday can be a good day; just don't put your head down.
    - Isabella
     
    "Haste makes waste."
    -Anthony
     
    "Just because something is hard for you and you have to work hard at it, doesn't mean you can't be good at it."
    -Carrie's mom from the Jim Linehan dance troupe
     
    "Keep trying and don't give up."
    Meredith
     
    "Try, try, try. Because nothing is ever achieved without trying."
    -April Samuels
     
    "Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is a progress; working together is success."
    -Nick
     
    "A big kitchen is like a small house."
    -Greg
     
    "The main advantage of being human is the brain, so use it or lose it."
    -7th grade LA class
     
    "Live Strong."
    "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink."
    "Set personal goals so you can achieve what's important to you."
    "Lying dulls the brain; telling the truth makes it grow."
    -Brendan
     
    "Do it right, try your best, or just don't do it at all."
    "Telling the truth is the better way to go."
    -Ken
     
    "Sharing is caring."
    Dylan
     
    "Talk is like the vitamin of friendship; large doses keep it healthy."
    "Learn as you are to live forever, and live as if you were to die tomorrow."
    -Nia
     
    "If you get studk in the toaster, you will get burnt."
    -Andy
     
    "Put brain into gauge before putting mouth into gear."
    -Tresa
     
    "Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy."
    -Anne Frank
     
    "Fair isn't everyone gets the same.  Fair is everyone gets what he needs."
    -Richard LaVoie
     
    "Just believe in yourself and trust yourself."
    -Xavie
     
    "It is the simple things in life that make a person good."
    -Dylan
     
    "Do you regret not saying something, or say something and then regret it?"
    -Cheryl
     
    "It doesn't matter if you win or lose, as long as you give everything in your heart."
    -Mike
     
    "If you fail to prepare, prepare to fail."
    -Tony
     
    "Confidence overwhelms talent."
    -Tony
     
    "Never give up."
    -Amanda
     
    "If it's hard to remember, it's difficult to forget."
    -Patrick
     
    "If it doesn't matter who wins or loses, why keep score?"
    -Kyle
     
    "Actions speak louder than words."
    -Vincent
     
    "I can, I will, I must."
    -Kirk
     
    "Give it your all or don’t even try at all."
    "If you don’t have something nice to say, don’t say anything at all.
    "Practice makes perfect."
    "Don't judge a book by its cover."
    -Jacob
     
    "Cry me a river; build me a bridge; and get over it."
    -Olivia
    -Kirk