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Words of wisdom


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Words of wisdom

  1. 1. Words of Wisdom<br />
  2. 2. "Instead of considering what is past, however, we are to look forward and prepare for the future." <br />Thomas Jefferson<br />
  3. 3. This Quote by Thomas Jefferson was to Edward Stevens 1780 in the midst of the American Revolution<br />The Declaration of Independence was already written out<br />No point thinking back and speculating what it might have been if they didn’t revolt<br />You can’t change the past!<br />Better to think about the future and what you could do to make it better for yourself, and everyone else <br />
  4. 4. If you always dwell on the past you’ll never get anywhere<br />No one can accurately predict the future<br />But at least you could guess and try to prepare<br />Thomas Jefferson did exactly that, no one could say the for sure the Americans could succeed but he went ahead and wrote the Declaration of Independence before the war ended<br />He planned ahead, Better safe then sorry<br />He told everyone exactly what kind of a government United States would have, eliminated the chaos when people would try to get things in their own advantage once the common goal was reached<br />
  5. 5. Still holds true today…<br />Even today everyone in school is taught to plan ahead<br />We learned that instead of regretting all the massive consumption of oil we could look into the future and plan ahead<br />What could we do during/after the peak oil? <br />We looked into the future and were taught that by reducing, reusing and recycling we can make the future better or at least minimize the damage we could have caused. <br />
  6. 6. Thomas Jefferson<br />As one of the founding fathers of the United States, he was the one that wrote most of the Declaration of Independence<br />He believed the everyone had the right to Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.<br />He also believed all men are created equal and had inalienable rights<br />“We finally completed what should soon be America’s ticket to freedom.” -talonsveronica<br />“All Talons Students Have The Right To Express There Thoughts and Showcase Their Ideas!” -talonssara<br />
  7. 7. Fictional view points of people who knew Thomas Jefferson<br />American Revolution<br />Revolutionary Leaders<br />More Quotes<br />Inalienable rights of TALONS<br />