"The free play of art is the result of mastery. " --Ernst Fischer, The Necessity of Art

"Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them." --Ladybird Johnson

"...a well-trained ear, a well-trained intelligence, a well-trained heart, and a well-trained hand...." --Zoltan Kodaly


Daily Life

While kids were setting up for Summer Jazz Band rehearsal this morning:

Sam* Yeah, so I was hanging out with these people who kept talking about books, and I said, "It's the middle of the summer! Come on already!"

Me Then what happened?

Sam Well, they said that books were better than movies, so I was like, "You guys need to get out more".

(The funny thing is, Sam is a bright kid who loves to read...)

*Sam is, of course, not the real name of this relaxed vacationer...)

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