Creativity, week 2

We will continue to discuss Creativity together during our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking together about how Creativity and curiosity lead us to try new things.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Around here, we don’t look backwards for very long.  We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing…

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Creativity, Week 1

We will begin our discussion of Creativity during this week, and continue with this topic through the month of March.  During our lessons this week, we’ll be talking about how Creativity helps us move outside our comfort zone, and deal constructively with mistakes when we try something new.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week…

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Stamina, Week 4

We will be concluding our discussion of Stamina during our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking together about how Stamina helps us achieve both short-term and long-term goals.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Continuous effort — not strength or intelligence — is the key to unlocking our potential.” — Liane Cardes…

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Stamina, week 2

We will continue to talk about Stamina during our lessons this week.  We’ll be considering the important role of Stamina in achieving the goals we have set for ourselves.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Nothing will work unless you do.” — John Wooden (basketball coach) For any goal you set for…

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Stamina, week 1

Our in-class discussion topic during the month of February will be Stamina.  This week, we will be talking about the basic meaning of Stamina, and its relation to one of our tenets, Perseverance.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Your mind is the most incredible gift!  A powerful mind is the reserve…

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Humility, week 4

This will be our final week discussing the topic of Humility together during our lessons.  This week, we’ll be talking about how Humility helps us work with other people as part of a team.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “If anything goes bad, I did it.  If anything goes semi-good, we…

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Humility, week 3

We will continue our discussion of Humility together this week, January 19.  During our lessons, we’ll be talking together about how Humility helps us deal positively and constructively with the mistakes we make.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Humility leads to strength, and not to weakness.  It is the highest form…

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Humility, week 2

We will continue our discussion of Humility together during our lessons this week.  We will be considering how Humility helps us see ourselves as part of a bigger picture.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “The wise person possesses humility.  He knows that his small island of knowledge is surrounded by a…

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Humility, week 1

We will be discussing Humility together during our lessons in January.  This week, we will be talking about the basic meaning of Humility.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “There’s no telling how far a person can go if he’s willing to let other people take the credit.” — Robert Woodruff Humility…

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Achievement, week 4

We’ll be continuing our discussion of Achievement during our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking about how important small accomplishments are, doing small things really well, and how these small things add up over time into the Achievement of something really significant.  Our in-class discussion lesson follows below: “If you can’t do great things, do…

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