Shake it ’til the moon becomes the sun. ~Vada Nobles, Carl Sturken, Evan Rogers, and Alisha Brooks, "Pon de Replay," performed by Rihanna
The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart. ~Elisabeth Foley
For a community to be whole and healthy, it must be based on people’s love and concern for each other. ~Millard Fuller
October gave a party;
The leaves by hundreds came –
The Chestnuts, Oaks, and Maples,
And leaves of every name.
The Sunshine spread a carpet,
And everything was grand,
Miss Weather led the dancing,
Professor Wind the band.
~George Cooper, "October’s Party"
When it comes to anything that’s social, whether it’s your family, your school, your community, your business or your country, winning is a team sport. ~Bill Clinton
Bittersweet October. The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries of summer and winter. ~Carol Bishop Hipps, "October," In a Southern Garden, 1995; CTO
You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it’s all right. ~Maya AngelouPIH
Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose. ~From the television show The Wonder Years
Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days. ~Doug Larson
I learned three important things in college – to use a library, to memorize quickly and visually, to drop asleep at any time given a horizontal surface and fifteen minutes. ~Agnes DeMille, Dance to the Piper, 1952ch. 11; CTO
To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward. ~Margaret Fairless Barber, The RoadmenderSH
Football is not a contact sport. It’s a collision sport. Dancing is a good example of a contact sport. ~Duffy Daugherty”Scorecard,” Sports Illustrated, 14 October 1963; CDC
The reason women don’t play football is because eleven of them would never wear the same outfit in public. ~Phyllis DillerCDC
Nobody cares if you can’t dance well. Just get up and dance. ~Dave Barry
Nostalgia is like a grammar lesson: you find the present tense, but the past perfect! ~Owens Lee PomeroyAug2003mail
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them. ~Vicki Baumquoted in Highs by Alex J. Packer
When I went to Catholic high school in Philadelphia, we just had one coach for football and basketball. He took all of us who turned out and had us run through a forest. The ones who ran into the trees were on the football team. ~George RavelingBS; CDC
Homecoming means coming home to what is in your heart. ~Author Unknown
Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught. ~Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men. ~Herman Melville
Dance till the stars come down from the rafters
Dance, Dance, Dance till you drop.
What about football? Is it a sport or a concussion? ~Jim Murray, Los Angeles Times
Homecoming means tradition. ~Author Unknown
There is only one way to cheer – hard! ~Author Unknown