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The Booker T. Way

Building Character—Inspiring Lives


“Opportunities never come a second time, nor do they wait for our leisure.”

Booker T. Washington

“Commitment is the stuff character is made of; the power to change the face of things. It is the daily triumph of integrity over skepticism.”

Abraham Lincoln

“Anyone can seek a job, but it requires a person of rare ability to create a job.”

Booker T. Washington

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”

Leo Tolstoy

“You are the sole owner and master of 168 hours every week.

So, how will you choose to use your time?”

Ronald Court

“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.”

Booker T. Washington

“To make dreams come in to reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.”

Jesse Owens