A Thought For Today

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:

When Alexander the Great visited Diogenes and asked whether he could do anything for the famed teacher, Diogenes replied: “Only stand out of my light.” Perhaps some day we shall know how to heighten creativity. Until then, one of the best things we can do for creative men and women is to stand out of their light. -John W. Gardner, author and educator (8 Oct 1912-2002)

A Thought For Today

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:

It’s said that “power corrupts,” but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power. When they do act, they think of it as service, which has limits. The tyrant, though, seeks mastery, for which he is insatiable, implacable. -David Brin, scientist and science fiction author (b. 6 Oct 1950)

David Brin

 

This is so pertinent in our country, today.

A Bit Of Magic At Eric Louw

Everyone knows that studying for Maths will only get you so far. Sometimes you need MAGIC

For Eric Louw’s 2020 Matric candidates, who sat their prelims today, the MAGIC was provided by My Lady Glitter Sparkles who arrived at the school with her own personal chauffeur, having recently damaged her wing in a fall from her unicorn, Leila, to dispense Magical Mathematical Fairy Glitter Sparkles onto them.

Here is the evidence;

The images in the gallery may be enlarged by clicking on them. Sorry about the names, but M.L.G.S.’ voice message couldn’t be deciphered.

Good luck and best wishes to all of the candidates

A Thought For Today

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:

If more politicians in this country were thinking about the next generation instead of the next election, it might be better for the United States and the world. -Claude Pepper, senator and representative (8 Sep 1900-1989)

Claude Pepper

 

 

 

 

(Also for the RSA – Ed.)