Falk Marketing Materials 21 Wishes - Page 6

“Beyond every effort put first, lies an undiscovered opportunity.” —Cassia Lewis “The highest reward for a person’s toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.” —John Ruskin “Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have lies in this: when I have a subject in hand, I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. My mind becomes pervaded with it. Then the effort that I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.” —Alexander Hamilton 4 ... to make their best effort in their academic course work. When academic school work is meaningful, when it is seen as a relevant endeavor, students are invested whether or not it is “practical.” Best effort is possible when children have a wish to discover meaning and find relevance in what they are studying.