A mind once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimension. –Oliver Wendell Holmes
A pencil without an eraser might just as well be a pen.
A snow day is more fun than a vacation day.
As soon as you tell a secret, it’s not one.
Ask where things come from.
Ask Why until you understand
Be nice to the lunch lady.
Books fall open–you fall in. –David McCord
Do your best!
Don’t always act your age.
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire. –William Butler Yeats
Even Popeye didn’t eat his spinach until he absolutely had to.
Every piece of the puzzle that doesn’t fit gets you closer to finding the one that does.
Explore. Wander. Wonder.
Hot lunch sounds better than it tastes.
If you don’t get it, say so.
If you fall down, get up.
If you stay clean, you’ll never have any fun.
If you want someone to listen to what you’re saying, whisper it.
Imaginary friends can be the best.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. –Albert Einstein
It’s easier to work for a teacher you like.
It’s hard to unlearn a bad word.
It’s more fun to ask questions than to answer them.
It’s more fun to color outside the lines
Lunch tastes better out of a Power Ranger lunchbox than out of a brown paper bag.
Math is fun when you’re counting jelly beans
No one likes to be left out.
Nobody likes a tattletale.
Poems don’t have to rhyme.
Put your thinking caps on
Recess is the best part.
Seashells should always be found, not bought.
Sharing isn’t always the right thing—like when it’s the chicken pox.
Ten minutes is short if it’s a recess and long if it’s a punishment.
The school bus is never running late the same day you are.
There are names that hurt much more than sticks and stones.
Using a word you don’t understand can be embarrassing.
Wearing a halo can give you a headache after awhile.
When you’re dressed up like a princess, it’s easier to act like one.
Where you’re going is more important than where you start.
You might never get called on if you don’t raise your hand.