Falk Marketing Materials 21 Wishes - Page 17

15 ...to know how to handle themselves appropriately in social situations. Social conventions have their basis in honor, respect, and self-responsibility. Considering others and not just oneself is the guiding principle. Our students need to learn social behaviors that respect both themselves and all those around them. They also need to come to know and feel that they represent not only themselves but also their school, their family, and all their social relationships. “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper. ” —Robert Frost “Politeness is a sign of dignity, not subservience.” —Theodore Roosevelt “It takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently.” —Fyodor Dostoyevsky