‘You must dare to disassociate yourself from those who would delay your journey.
Leave, depart, if not physically then mentally.
Go your own way, quietly, undramatically, and venture toward trueness at last. ‘
American Spiritual Teacher, Author, and Philosopher
‘It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a sick society.’
Indian Writer and Speaker
‘Nature never deceives us. It is we who deceive ourselves.’
Genevan Philosopher, Writer, and Composer of the 18th century
His political philosophy influenced the French Revolution as well as the overall development of modern political, sociological, and educational thought
‘The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.’
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist Clergyman, Social Reformer, and Speaker
Known for his support of the abolition of slavery
‘The only thing constant in life is change.’
François de La Rochefoucauld
‘We’re lonely but we’re afraid of intimacy. And so from social networks to sociable robots, we’re designing technologies that give us the illusion of companionship without the demands of friendship.’
Harvard educated Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
‘Now go forth and spread beauty and light.’
These words spoken by Hackley School English Department Head Arthur Naething as he ended each of his classes. They were later inscribed in the interior lintel of the main doorway of Goodhue Hall at the private college preparatory school in Tarrytown, New York in his commemoration. Keith Olbermann, sports writer and commentator for ESPN2 was one of his students.