Monday, March 29, 2010

What good are quotes if you can't relate to 'em?

First of all, thanks gina for the potting soil, seeds, and pot!

The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet. Lord Chesterfield

If you study to remember, you will forget, but, if you study to understand, you will remember. Unknown

The essence of intelligence is skill in extracting meaning from everyday experience. Unknown

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. W.B. Yeats

More is caught than taught. Unknown

Choosing to keep our children home with us is one of the greatest decisions my husband ever made. Although challenging, I'm rewarded daily with getting to teach them much more than academics. May God bless our efforts as we seek His will in training up our children.


  1. Amanda, believe me, the feeling is mutual.

  2. Jamie - you're a very inspirational person!
    Maybe you should write a book.

    your friend,

  3. Awww. I feel inspired now. :-)