Matthew Kelly

Sooner or later, we all rise or fall to the level of our friendships.

Matthew Kelly2019-03-27T16:45:31-05:00

Benjamin Franklin

Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.

Benjamin Franklin2019-03-26T21:38:31-05:00

William Penn

The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.

William Penn2019-03-22T13:12:35-05:00

AZERBAIJAN

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Today’s Country: AZERBAIJAN

Today’s Capital: BAKU

Azerbaijan Proverb: Beauty without virtue is a curse.

Food eaten in Azerbaijan: eggs cooked “sunny side up” on a bed of fried green and white onions, raw tomatoes

AZERBAIJAN2019-04-26T01:49:43-05:00

Secure and Insecure: A Story Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb Especially for Boys


A Story Especially for Boys Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb:
Secure and Insecure

Mama and Papa Squirrel have two little squirrels:
Secure and Insecure.
Secure thinks, “How can I make the world better? What is the right thing to do? How can I help?”
Insecure always thinks, “What will everyone else think of me? How can I

Secure and Insecure: A Story Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb Especially for Boys2019-03-17T20:56:58-05:00

Secure and Insecure: A Story Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb Especially for Girls


A Story Especially for Girls Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb: Secure and Insecure

Mama and Papa Squirrel have two little squirrels:
Secure and Insecure.
Secure thinks, “How can I make the world better? What is the right thing to do? How can I help?
Insecure always thinks, “What will everyone else think of me? How can I

Secure and Insecure: A Story Based on Azerbaijan’s Proverb Especially for Girls2019-03-17T20:47:48-05:00

Kent Crockett

Critical people view others through their own dirty glasses. The dirt on their hearts causes them to see everything from an unclean, critical perspective. They become angry at what they perceive to be dirt on other people, when in reality they are looking at others through the dirt on their own hearts.

Kent Crockett2019-03-17T11:27:15-05:00

Charles Schwab

I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.

Charles Schwab2019-03-17T10:32:49-05:00

Charles Schwab

The first essential in a boy’s career is to find out what he’s fitted for, what he’s most capable of doing and doing with a relish.

Charles Schwab2019-03-17T10:28:14-05:00

Charles Schwab

Lead the life that will make you kindly and friendly to everyone about you, and you will be surprised what a happy life you will lead.

Charles Schwab2019-03-17T09:23:45-05:00

AUSTRIA





Today’s Country: AUSTRIA

Today’s Capital: VIENNA

Austrian Proverb: A lazy man is the devils handyman.

Food eaten in Austria: schnitzel, goulash, apple strudel, horseradish and plum jam turnovers

Official Languages: German

Austria is famous for its castles and the Sound of Music. Austria is

AUSTRIA2019-04-26T01:49:43-05:00

Labor and Lazy: A Story Based on Austria’s Proverb Especially for Girls


A Story Especially for Girls Based on Austria’s Proverb:
Labor and Lazy

Mama and Papa Rabbit have two little rabbits:
Labor and Lazy.
Labor works hard but Lazy doesn’t do any work.

When the opportunity clock rings, Labor pops out of bed, says her prayers and runs down to gather the farm fresh eggs for breakfast.
Lazy lies

Labor and Lazy: A Story Based on Austria’s Proverb Especially for Girls2019-04-26T01:49:43-05:00

Labor and Lazy: A Story Based on Austria’s Proverb Especially for Boys


A Story Especially for Boys Based on Austria’s Proverb: Labor and Lazy

Mama and Papa Rabbit have two little rabbits:
Labor and Lazy.
Labor works hard but Lazy doesn’t do any work.

When the opportunity clock rings, Labor pops out of bed, says his prayers and runs down to gather the farm fresh eggs for breakfast.
Lazy

Labor and Lazy: A Story Based on Austria’s Proverb Especially for Boys2019-04-26T01:49:43-05:00

AUSTRALIA








Today’s Country: AUSTRALIA

Today’s Capital: CANBERRA

Australia Proverb: A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

Food eaten in Australia: Aussie chicken, peaches, raspberries, plums and Macadamia nuts.

Official Language: Australian English has a unique, delightful accent.

Australia’s best

AUSTRALIA2019-03-13T21:46:24-05:00

Decisive and Indecisive: A Story Based on Australia’s Proverb Especially for Girls


A Story Especially for Girls Based on Australia’s Proverb: Decisive and Indecisive

Mama and Papa Koala have two little koalas:
Decisive and Indecisive.
Decisive lives each day to the fullest, makes decisions and takes action.
Indecisive waffles and wavers, hemps and haws and never decides.

When Mama Koala asks, “Who will be home for breakfast?”
Papa Koala

Decisive and Indecisive: A Story Based on Australia’s Proverb Especially for Girls2019-03-13T21:04:16-05:00

Decisive and Indecisive: A Story Based on Australia’s Proverb Especially for Boys


A Story Especially for Boys Based on Australia’s Proverb:
Decisive and Indecisive

Mama and Papa Koala have two little koalas:
Decisive and Indecisive.
Decisive lives each day to the fullest, makes decisions and takes action.
Indecisive waffles and wavers, hemps and haws and never decides.

When Mama Koala asks, “Who will be home for breakfast?”
Papa Koala and

Decisive and Indecisive: A Story Based on Australia’s Proverb Especially for Boys2019-03-13T20:51:36-05:00

ARMENIA







Today’s Country: ARMENIA

Today’s Capital: YEREVAN

Armenia Proverb: Whatever you sow, that’s what you’ll reap.

Food eaten in Armenia: lamb, cabbage, baklava, sour cherries and lemon.

Official Language: Armenian

Armenia is famous for having chess as part of the

ARMENIA2019-04-26T01:49:43-05:00

Cultivator and Couch Potato: A Story Based on Armenia’s Proverb Especially for Boys


A Story Especially for Boys Based on Armenia’s Proverb:
Cultivator and Couch Potato

Mama and Papa Porcupine have two little porcupines:
Cultivator and Couch Potato.
Cultivator plants the seeds of good thoughts everyday. He reads good books, listens to good music and plays with good friends.
Couch Potato never plants any seeds at all. Instead he

Cultivator and Couch Potato: A Story Based on Armenia’s Proverb Especially for Boys2019-03-13T06:39:14-05:00

Cultivator and Couch Potato: A Story Based on Armenia’s Proverb Especially for Girls


A Story Especially for Girls Based on Armenia’s Proverb: Cultivator and Couch Potato

Mama and Papa Porcupine have two little porcupines:
Cultivator and Couch Potato.
Cultivator plants the seeds of good thoughts everyday. She reads good books, listens to good music and plays with good friends.
Couch Potato never plants any seeds at all. Instead she

Cultivator and Couch Potato: A Story Based on Armenia’s Proverb Especially for Girls2019-03-12T22:29:16-05:00

ARGENTINA









Today’s Country: ARGENTINA

Today’s Capital: BUENOS AIRES

Argentina Proverb: Abundance breeds arrogance.

Food eaten in Argentina: dulce de leche, empanadas, tomatoes, onions, lettuce, eggplants, squashes, and zucchini.

Official Language: Spanish

Argentina is famous for the tango dance.

Argentina

ARGENTINA2019-03-12T12:45:15-05:00
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