A functioning, robust democracy requires a healthy educated, participatory followership, and an educated, morally grounded leadership. Chinua Achebe Art is man’s constant effort to create for himself a different order of reality from that which is given to him. Chinua Achebe But I liked Yeats! That wild Irishman. I really loved his love of language, […]
An artist cannot fail it is a success to be one. Charles Horton Cooley Every general increase of freedom is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom. Charles Horton Cooley Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God. Charles Horton Cooley If we divine […]
A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you and were helped by you will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble. Charles Spurgeon A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. Charles Spurgeon A vigorous temper […]
A lot of people are like, ‘So you want to be famous.’ And I’m like, ‘No, I want to be good at my craft. I don’t care about fame, I don’t care if I even ever make it. As long as people know what I am as an actress in this business, I’m set for […]
Courage is a peculiar kind of fear. Further Education should be about the ability to learn, not the ability to pay – everyone who is able should have the opportunity, regardless of their family background. I don’t want to see students struggling with huge debts or frightened off even going to university in the first place.