Group Funded Play Quotes

This is a Pay What You Can “game.” Which quotes will our people pick? Join the fun. Any donation will do:

  1. Pick up an envelope at the front office marked “playground”
  2. Place your donation (any amount) in the PTSA mailbox in the office (Checks can be made out to “Pathfinder PTSA”, write “playground” in the memo line)
  3. Write the # next to your favorite quote on the outside of the envelope
  4. Grab a sticker and post it next to your choice on the bulletin board for all to see!

Here are the 11 quotes to choose from:
#1) Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under different conditions – Mark Twain

#2) We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing – George Bernard Shaw

#3) You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation – Plato

#4) The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground – Gilbert K Chesterton

#5) Play is training for the unexpected – Marc Bekoff, American Biologist

#6) Do not keep children to their studies by compulsion but by play – Plato

#7) Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning – Diane Ackerman, American author

#8) And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the wind longs to play with your hair – Kahlil Gibran

#9) Almost all creativity involves purposeful play – Abraham Maslow

#10) Play is the only way the highest intelligence of humankind can unfold – Joseph Chilton Pearce

#11) Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is the work of childhood. – Fred Rogers

Let’s post inspiration all over our playground!


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