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I was motivated to be different in part because I was different.
I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night. - Edgar Allan Poe
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
The man who has no imagination has no wings. - Muhammad Ali
Autism to me is not 'wrong', not a collection of deficits, it is simply 'other', another reality. - Beth Silver
"Not to know is bad, not to wish to know is worse." - Proverb
My wish for all autistics is that they will realize their self-worth. - Patti Shepard
Live out of your imagination, not your history. - Stephen Covey
Autism is a way of being. It is pervasive; it colors every experience, every aspect of existence. - Jim Sinclair
It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards. - Lewis Carroll
If I could snap my fingers and be non-autistic, I would not because then I wouldn't be me.- Temple Grandin
"All men by nature desire to know." - Aristotle
Having autism helped me achieve my goals and not miss what most people thought I was missing out on. - Evan Rodgers
"Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal, eloquence, or learning." - Frederick W. Faber
Nobel prize-calibre geniuses often have certain core autistic features at their heart. - Allan Snyder
"The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons." - Aristotle
Many parents with Autistic children are afraid to let their child be a kid.- Margaret Thatcher
"A fine beer may be judged with only one sip, but it's better to be thoroughly sure." - Czech Proverb
The earlier children with autism can be diagnosed, the earlier they can be helped.- Mary Schoonmaker
"One must learn to be a sponge if one wants to be loved by hearts that overflow." - Friedrich Nietzsche
The help that some children with autism need the most is early intervention.- Mary Schoonmaker
"We learn not in the school, but in life." - Seneca
It's a terrible tragedy when you see kids not getting the help they need. - John O'Neil
"Our best thoughts come from others." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sensory is a key part of autism and it's important to know when working with autistic children.- Elizabeth Gregory
"If we succeed in giving the love of learning, the learning itself is sure to follow." - John Lubbock
We have met so many people who are dealing with autism. We know we can help each other.- Kathy Anselmo
"The only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone." - Albert Camus
It's amazing how autism affects the whole family. - Kevin Krueger
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn. - Henry David Thoreau
Imagination is more important than knowledge.- Albert Einstein
"A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard." - Eliphas Levi
Autism is an extremely variable disorder.- Temple Grandin
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn and what I knew was removed from their understanding. - Epicurus
People with autism have a different way of looking at the world, and that should be celebrated. - Autism Society
I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship. - Louisa May Alcott
I want the word Autism to provoke an image of a wonderful and unique person.- Amanda Baggs
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. – Alice Walker
I want to live in a world where I can say I am autistic and not be expected to be a bundle of deficits.- Amanda Baggs
I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. – Anne Frank
I am also a believer in an integrated treatment approach to autism.- Temple Grandin
If you don't like being a doormat then get off the floor. – Al Anon
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life w/ a catcher's mitt on both hands;you need to be able to throw something back. -Maya Angelou
Autism is as much a part of humanity as is the capacity to dream.- Kathleen Seidel
When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another. – Helen Keller
Eliminate the autism, and you eliminate me.- Parrish Knight
(2/2) and have found their way out of the depths. -Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
(1/2)The most beautiful people I've known are those who have known trials, have known struggles, have known loss
Autism is not something I have. It is integral to who I am.- Parrish Knight