Great Thoughts From All Kinds of Minds
“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”
“A teacher sent the following note home with a six-year-old boy: “He is too stupid to learn.” That boy was Thomas A. Edison”.
- Thomas Edison
Almost everything I learned, I had to learn by listening. My report cards always said that I was not living up to my potential."
“I felt like an alien. I always felt like I never belonged to any group that I wanted to belong to.”
“When I’m focused, there is not one single thing, person, anything that can stand in the way of my doing something. There is not. If I want something bad enough, I feel I’m gonna get there.”
“As a child, I was called stupid and lazy. On the SAT I got 159 out of 800 in math. My parents had no idea that I had a learning disability.”
- Henry Winkler