WESTBURN ACCTS •AIM HIGH •CO-OPERATION •COMMUNICATION •THINK •SELF MANAGE AIM HIGH • Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you will get neither. C S Lewis AIM HIGH • “Aiming for the moon and missing it is better than aiming for the ditch and hitting it” AIM HIGH • Like an eagle, once we have learned to soar it almost seems effortless.“ CO-OPERATION • We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now. Martin Luther King Jr CO-OPERATION • We are not put on this earth to see through one another, but to see one another through. Unknown Source CO-OPERATION • We are each of us an angel with one wing; We can only fly by embracing each other. unknown COMMUNICATION • We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak COMMUNICATION • The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives” COMMUNICATION • The tongue is the only tool that gets sharper with use” THINK • Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results THINK • You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. THINK A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.” Mahatma Gandhi SELF MANAGING • You can never conquer the mountain. You can only conquer yourself." — Jim Whittaker SELF MANAGEMENT • It is not enough to have great qualities; We should also have the management of them." La Rochefoucauld SELF MANAGE • We are what we repeatedly do, excellence then is not an act, but a habit." — Aristotle WHERE TO NOW? Your challenge is to think about the Westburn ACTTS and to decide if you have the motivation and the drive to put them into place daily. Can you relate to the quotes you have read? What can you try or improve on that will make you a stronger person? As Year 8 pupils at Westburn you are the flagship of our school. You are considered to be our leaders. We all look to you examples of what to do. If you choose the right path then we will follow you on that path. If you choose the wrong path then you may find that we have jumped off it to find the right one and you will go it alone. What path are you going to follow and how are you going to get there?