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single most important career decision that a woman makes is whether she will have a life partner and who that partner is.
The mental work that produces impressions, intuitions, and many decisions goes on in silence in our mind.
Daniel Kahneman
Daniel Kahneman - Thinking, Fast and SlowThinking, Fast and Slow
(Via Dr John B Cavanagh)
Curcumin is the principal compound in turmeric (which happens to be a member of the anti-inflammatory ginger family).
I have stated that no-fault, heterosexual divorce in the church has done more to undermine and destroy marriage than all gay activists combined. Please do quote me on that!
God has given us the power to use our possessions, I admit, but only to the extent it is necessary: He wishes them to be in common. It is unbecoming that one person live in luxury when there are so many who labor in poverty. How much more honorable it is to serve many than to live in wealth!
Our faith may be tested more often than we would like. But take heart! God promises us, “No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.” (1 Corinthians 10:13). God tells us that the trials we face are not faced alone or beyond anything
stages in understanding the world (see Figure 1.12). Each stage is age-related and consists of a distinct way of thinking, a different way of understanding the world. Thus, according to Piaget (1896–1980), the child’s cognition is qualitatively different in one stage compared with another.
John Santrock
John Santrock - Life-Span DevelopmentLife-Span Development
(Via mako.m)
The ocean coughed and shot John up like a rocket from the tombs of the underwater.
Roger DeBlanck
Roger DeBlanck - The Sky Buries All SorrowThe Sky Buries All Sorrow
(Via Carol Kean)
THE DAY AFTER LA PROMESSE COLLAPSED, the foreign responders returned. The U.S. Agency for International Development mobilized firefighters from Fairfax, Virginia; the French dispatched a firefighting team from Martinique. They arrived decked in fluorescent helmets, brandishing floodlights, rescue dogs, and penetration cameras. UN soldiers set up a perimeter to keep out the school’s neighbors, who had done nearly all the rescue work so far. CNN flew in a small crew to broadcast the rescues sure to follow. But by the time the firemen arrived, there were hardly any survivors left. So they used their equipment to look for the dead.
Much of your success as an educator has to do with your attitude towards teaching and towards kids. The rest of your success is based on your willingness to relentlessly search for what engages students in the classroom and then having the guts to do it.