"Responsibility for learning belongs to the student, regardless of age."
The person who really wants to do something finds a way, the other person finds an excuse."
"I never let schooling enterfere with my education."
Today in History/ National and International Days:
- Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) Danish author of fairy tales, The Ugly Duckling
- Frederic Auguste Bertholdi (1834-1904) French sculptor of Liberty Enlightening the World which stands in N.Y. harbor.
- Florida discovered (1513) Ponce de Leon landed at site of St. Augustine.
- William Longstaff (died 1834) Co-worker with D.L. Moody, hymwriter: "Take Time To Be Holy."
- International Children's Book Day
- Daylight-Savings Time-Clocks "spring forward."