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As we talk about the need to foster academic achievement, we must recognize and reward those who strive academically, just as we honor athletic champions. Meeting the President of the United States is just the honor we should bestow on our academic champions.


Brad Sherman


#academic #academically #achievement #athletic #bestow

The honor I feel today being inducted into the Hall of Fame is beyond what words can describe. My thanks to the Hall of Fame committee, who saw fit to bestow this great honor upon me today.


Hank Stram


#bestow #beyond #committee #describe #fame

What money is better bestowed than that of a schoolboy's tip? How the kindness is recalled by the recipient in after days! It blesses him that gives and him that takes.


William Makepeace Thackeray


#bestowed #better #blesses #days #gives

The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker.


Richard M. Nixon


#greatest #history #honor #peacemaker

A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen.


Anne Seward


#attention #bestowed #cannot #compositions #countrymen

Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame.


Pearl S. Buck


#blame #freeze #heart #much #out

I am sensible of the velocity of the moments, and entering that part of my head alert to the motion of the world I am aware that life was never perfect, never absolute. This bestows contentment, even a fearlessness.


Harold Brodkey


#alert #am #aware #bestows #contentment

Truth should not be forced; it should simply manifest itself, like a woman who has in her privacy reflected and coolly decided to bestow herself upon a certain man.


John Updike


#certain #decided #forced #her #herself

Prudence is but experience, which equal time, equally bestows on all men, in those things they equally apply themselves unto.


Thomas Hobbes


#bestows #equal #equally #experience #men

It is impossible to strive for the heroic life. The title of hero is bestowed by the survivors upon the fallen, who themselves know nothing of heroism.


Johan Huizinga


#fallen #hero #heroic #heroism #impossible






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