|"Struggles are not meant to break us. They are meant to
| "Do young children really gain anything worthwhile from listening
to profanity or from observing overt violence or sexual activity?"
- David Elkind, TIES THAT STRESS
| "Interpreting freedom as the multiplication and rapid satisfaction
of desires, men distort their own nature, for many senseless and foolish desires and habits and ridiculous fancies are fostered
- Dostoevsky, THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV
| "Decency cannot be imposed, even on children or youth; it must
be nurtured. It grows out of a moral environment that cultivates the development of decency."
- Chris Speery & Dave Lehman, 1997
| "Sin is not in the act, but in the choice."
- John Ruskin
| "The average reading ability of youth confined in correctional
institutions is at the fourth grade level."
- OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin, Oct., 1994
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