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 "Play is really the work of childhood." - Fred Rogers
"Play is really the work
of childhood."
- Fred Rogers
"The science of today is the technology of tomorrow." -Edward Teller - Picture of student at Science Fair
#WednesdayWisdom
"The science of today is the
technology of tomorrow."
-Edward Teller
 
 
A young blind student works with his teacher on an art project. Quote:"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success." - Napoleon Hill
"Patience, persistence and
perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."
-Napoleon Hill
"Family is not an important thing. It's everything." -Michael J. Fox
"Family is not an important
thing. It's everything."
-Michael J. Fox
 

"Laughter is the closest 
distance between two people."
-Victor Borge
 
 
 
Photo of 4 happy students. Quote: "A friend is a gift you give yourself" - Robert Louis Stevenson
"A friend is a gift 
you give yourself"
- Robert Louis Stevenson
Child of the Readiness Program stands proudly next to his displayed art work. Text over image: "Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity." -Yo-Yo Ma
"Passion is one great force
that unleashes creativity."
-Yo-Yo Ma
 
 
Image description: An American flag waving on a flagpole under a beautiful sky. Text: "For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others." - Nelson Mandela
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others." 
- Nelson Mandela
 
"Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life." -Omar Khayyam
"Be happy for this moment.
This moment is your life."
-Omar Khayyam
"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go." T.S. Eliot on an image of a student climbing a wall
"Only those who will risk going
too far can possibly find out
how far one can go."
- T.S. Eliot
 
Photo of student getting ready for Graduation. Text: "What we learn with pleasure we never forget." -Alfred Mercier
"What we learn with pleasure
we never forget."
-Alfred Mercier
 Happy Readiness student on a tricycle. Text: "Children see magic because they look for it." -Christopher Moore
"Children see magic 
because they look for it."
 
-Christopher Moore

Happy Readiness student on a tricycle. Text: "Children see magic because they look for it." -Christopher Moore
"The only thing that overcomes
hard luck is hard work."
-Harry Golden
 
Happy Readiness student on a tricycle. Text: "Children see magic because they look for it." -Christopher Moore
"Every flower is a soul 
blossoming in nature."
 
Gérard de Nerval
Two student standing in front of their Science Fair exhibit. Quote: "In union there is strength." - Aesop
"In union there is strength."
- Aesop
 
Two student standing in front of their Science Fair exhibit. Quote: "In union there is strength." - Aesop
"A smile is happiness you'll 
find 
right under your nose." 
-Tom Wilson
"The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt." - Sylvia Plath  Image of a young elementary student performing at Spring recital on an electric pioano
"The worst enemy to 
creativity is self-doubt." 
-
 Sylvia Plath
 
 
Wednesday Wisdom - “You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” Winnie the Pooh
“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”
- Winnie the Pooh
"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires." - William Arthur Ward
 
3 young students holding a sign the says "#love my school day". Text above says "An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." -Benjamin Franklin
"An investment in knowledge
pays the best interest."
-Benjamin Franklin
 
"Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light."
-Helen Keller
 
Student with his teacher getting acknowlegement of his achievements. - Quote “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” -Albert Einstein
“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
-Albert Einstein
 Wednesday Wisdom - "Friendship is born at the moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” -C.S. Lewis
"Friendship is born at the moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” -C.S. Lewis
 
HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY! From all of us here at NYISE
#WednesdayWisdom
HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!
From all of us here at NYISE
"Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustices" - William Faulkner Photo of a proud NYI student showing off his cane.
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"Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustices" 
- William Faulkner
 
 
Middle school student with parent and sister. Quote: The only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work for them."-Michelle Obama
The only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams and your willingness to work for them."
- Michelle Obama
Wednesday Wisdom: "Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars." - Les Brown
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 "Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars." 
Les Brown
Wednesday Wisdom: "The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge." - Bertrand Russell
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"The good life is one inspired by
love and guided by knowledge."
- Bertrand Russell
"A day without laughter is a day wasted." -Charlie Chaplin
#WednesdayWisdom
"A day without laughter
is a day wasted." 
-Charlie Chaplin
 
Wednesday Wisdom: "Live without seeing, but be who you are." Louis Braille
#WednesdayWisdom
"Live without seeing, 
but be who you are."
- Louis Braille
 Wednesday Wisdom: "And now we welcome the New Year. Full of things that have never been." -Rainer Maria Rilke
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"And now we welcome the
New Year. Full of things that
have never been." 
-Rainer Maria Rilke 
Wednesday Wisdom: "Unity is strength...when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved." -Mattie Stepanek
#WednesdayWisdom
"Unity is strength...when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved." 
-Mattie Stepanek
Wednesday Wisdom: Never underestimate the power of passion-Eve Sawyer
#WednesdayWisdom
"Never underestimate
the power of passion"
-Eve Sawyer

Photo of the NYI Swim Team with the words "If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself." -Henry Ford
#WednesdayWisdom
"If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself."
-Henry Ford
 
 Wednesday Wisdom: "Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience." -Ralph Waldo Emerson
#WednesdayWisdom
"Adopt the pace of nature: 
her secret is patience."
 
-Ralph Waldo Emerson 
Young children gathering pumpkins: Text-Alone we can do so little,  Together we can do so much. - Helen Keller
#WednesdayWisdom
Alone we do so little, 
Together we can do so much.
- Helen Keller
Student high up a climbing wall- "Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear."  -Mark Twain
#WednesdayWisdom
"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear." 
-Mark Twain
 
Students at the annual Residential Thanksgiving Dinner
#WednesdayWisdom
"If you are really thankful, 
what do you do? You share."
-W. Clement Stone
 
 Students at EAAB Track tournament running a dash
#WednesdayWisdom
"If you can't 
fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk. If you can't walk, then crawl. But whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward."  MLK

#WednesdayWisdom: 2 VC girls singing- Quote: Dont let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. - John Wooden
#WednesdayWisdom
"Dont let what you cannot 
do interfere with what
you can do."
- John Wooden
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. - Robin Williams
#WednesdayWisdom
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
- Robin Williams
VP Jason with VC student
#WednesdayWisdom
"A mentor is someone who
allows you to see the hope
inside yourself."
Oprah
 
  Image a yound female student working on art project. Overlay the words "Logic will get you from A to B, Imagination will take you everywhere" by Albert Einstein
Logic will get you from A to B,
Imagination will take you everywhere.
Albert Einstein
Young girls playing with educational toy 
Educaton is not the filling
of a pail, 
but the lighting
of a fire.
- William Butler Yeats