None of us is very good at silence. It says too much.
The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
Busy does not equal productive. Working hard does not equal productive. Doing the right things that produce results is productive.
Sometimes we have to do a thing in order to find out the reason for it. Sometimes our actions are questions, not answers.
The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.”
Sometimes asking questions leads, if not to answers, to better questions.
Most teachers waste their time by asking questions that are intended to discover what a pupil does not know, whereas the true art of questioning is to discover what the pupil does know or is capable of knowing.”