It is honorable to participate in activities that accelerate the human condition beyond merely meeting deficiency needs.
It is a great privilege of our geography and condition that women may learn, the middle class may learn, children may learn....
Today I am a Better Student because
- I believe that others have insight. Even if it's not relevant to me today, may I participate in another teacher's unfolding.
- I am teachable. I am sufficiently receptive to hear how another may speak gracefully, truthfully.
- I believe my community is rich with gifts of Knowledge and Wisdom and I want to celebrate that.