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24 Influential People You Should Say Thank You To

“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make the difference in our lives.” ~ John F. Kennedy

Thanksgiving and the act to saying thank you are amazing virtues. 506 more words


Influential People: Alexander Scriabin

“No one was more famous during their lifetime, and few were more quickly ignored after death.”

– Faubion Bowers

“No composer has had more scorn heaped on him or greater love bestowed.”

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november 21, 2015

today i am thankful for influential people.

for the last six weeks my 2nd graders have been studying a unit on influential people.  the central idea for this unit is:  the struggles, contributions, and accomplishments of people influence our lives.   454 more words

The danger of a single story

“Show people as one thing and one thing only over and over again and that is what they become,” these are the words by Adichie that accurately describe the message being delivered in her talk on The dangers of a single story. 352 more words

Good Reads

Where there's GOD will, there's a SUBWAY


It’s Saturday. I entered the College and a Colleague greeted me with ‘Congratulations’ instead of ‘Good morning’.

I said, “thank you… 877 more words


Influential People: Anton Arensky

So this article comes along far more because of who the man taught than any other influence his compositions had.

We’ve talked about Anton Arensky… 664 more words


Tchaikovsky and the Composing Circles

or Influential People: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky


By now, we’ve gone through enough of the history of the previous pieces and composers that we kind of already have an understanding of the climate in which the rest of the composers and their works will be produced. 1,520 more words