Something To Think About: Jeanne Moreau

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Life is an accomplishment and each moment has a meaning and you must use it.–Jeanne Moreau

Every accomplishment, no matter how small, is meaningful. Revel in your successes!


Something To Think About: Plato

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The beginning is the most important part of the work. Plato

You have all taken that important first step and registered for Spring II. Start to fill in the pages with your experience and knowledge. Before you know it, the beginning will lead to a satisfying end.

Something To Think About: Sarah Ban Breathnach

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By Qorilla (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Always remember that striving and struggle precede success, even in the dictionary.
–Sarah Ban Breathnach

As you make your way through each 8-week session, know that whatever struggles you might have are a step toward your goal. Always ask yourself, “What does success mean to me, and what am I willing to do to achieve it?”

Something To Think About: Leonardo da Vinci

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By Art by Leonardo da Vinci, Photo by Nico Barbatelli (Museum of the Ancient People of Lucania, Italy) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
–Leonardo da Vinci

Where will you go out and happen?

Something To Think About: Qui-Gon Jinn

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By Pink Sherbet Photography from USA (Happy Bubble on Green Garden Hose (cropped only)) [CC BY 2.0 (, via Wikimedia Commons. Original owner of photo D Sharon Pruitt

In keeping with this week’s Star Wars theme. . .

Remember: Your focus determines your reality.
–Qui-Gon Jinn (The Phantom Menace)

We hope that the force is strong in all of you and that you keep your focus on earning your degree. Make it a reality!