“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,
Love like you’ll never be hurt,
Sing like there’s nobody listening,
And live like it’s heaven on earth.
(And speak from the heart to be heard.)”
~~ William W. Purkey
William W. Purkey is an author and professor at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, the founder of Invitational Education and co-founder of the International Alliance of Invitational Education (IAIE), which “is dedicated to democratic principles, its mission is to enhance life-long learning, promote positive change in organizations, cultivate the personal and professional growth and satisfaction of educators and allied professionals, and enrich the lives of human beings personally and professionally.”
“. . . don’t look backwards for very long. [We] keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things… and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”
~~ Walt Disney
“Ever notice how ‘What the hell’ is always the right answer?”
~~ Marilyn Monroe
I have to admit ‘What the hell’ is my go to phrase for everything. 😛
Okay so, I was in the bathroom this morning and someone put the role of toilet paper on wrong. 😡 So, I got to thinking as I had to change the paper to hang the right way about the debate that has housemates, roommates, husbands and wives, brothers and sisters at each others throat . . .
What is the right way for toilet paper to hang? Over or Under?
The Great Toilet Paper Debate . . .
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This list will definitely grow over the coming months as I read new books and rediscover old ones. I suspect there will be a new-found respect or perhaps even love for the rediscovered books or perhaps not or maybe I’ll ask myself what in the world did I find so great about this.
So, here’s my list thus far. Continue reading