Teachers have three loves: love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

— Scott Hayden (via observando)


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Picture from last week when I was at a cool lake inside the crater of an inactive volcano!  Nicaragua 2014- Posada Ecológica La Abuela  ((Don’t delete the caption plz))

When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it—always.

— Mahatma Gandhi (via observando)

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

— Margaret Mead (via observando)


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