"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."
    "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."
    "Sometimes life is dark and scary. That's why we have to find the light."
    "After every bad storm comes a rainbow."
    "Close your eyes, and keep your mind wide open."
    -Katherine Paterson
    "Close doors, not your mind."
    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."
    "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."
    "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."
    "A big kitchen is like a small house."
    "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."
    "Do it right, try your best, or just don't do it at all."
    "Telling the truth is the better way to go."
    "Sharing is caring."
    "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."
    "If you get studk in the toaster, you will get burnt."
    "Put brain into gauge before putting mouth into gear."
    "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."
    "It is the simple things in life that make a person good."
    "Do you regret not saying something, or say something and then regret it?"
    "It doesn't matter if you win or lose, as long as you give everything in your heart."
    "If you fail to prepare, prepare to fail."
    "Confidence overwhelms talent."
    "Never give up."
    "If it's hard to remember, it's difficult to forget."
    "If it doesn't matter who wins or loses, why keep score?"
    "Actions speak louder than words."
    "I can, I will, I must."
    "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."
    "Cry me a river; build me a bridge; and get over it."