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Autumn Term 2019

Week BeginningKeyword and QuoteEvents
2nd September 2019
New Beginnings

“What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make and end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start off from.”
T.S. Eliot (d.1965)
5h International Day of Charity
6th The Mayflower departs Plymouth for America
8th International Literacy Day
9th September 2019
Democracy

“Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt (d.1945)
15th International Day of Democracy
16th September 2019
Peace

“We live in a diverse society - in fact, a diverse world - and we must learn to live in peace and with respect for each other.”
Stan Lee (d.2019)
21st International Day of Peace
22nd Autumn Equinox
23rd September 2019
Symbolism

“Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.”
Margot Asquith (d.1945)
26th European Day of Languages
27th World Tourism Day
28th - 8th Navaratri
29th - 1st Rosh Hashanah
30th September 2019
Education

“The word ‘education’ is derived from the Latin ‘educere’, meaning to ‘draw out’. In this sense, it is the drawing out of our humanity and unique potential.”
John Dewey (d.1952)
1st World Vegetarian Day
2nd International Day of Non-Violence
5th World Teachers’ Day
6th World Habitat Day
7th October 2019
Character

“Watch your thoughts, for they become your words
Watch your words, for they become your actions
Watch your actions, for they become your habits
Watch your habits, for they become your character
Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson (d.1882).
7th World Architecture Day
8th Yom Kippur
10th World Mental Health Day
11th Nobel Peace Prize announced.
14th October 2019
Sustenance

“Human beings are of such nature that they should have not only material but spiritual sustenance well. Without spiritual sustenance, it is difficult to maintain peace of mind.”
Dalai Lama (b.1935)
16th World Food Day
17th International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
18th Anti-Slavery Day
21st October 2019
Conscience

“What can be added to the happiness of a man has health, no debt and a clear conscience? “
Adam Smith (d.1790)
31st Brexit
28th October 2019
HALF TERM
4th November 2019
Remembrance

“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old. Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, we will remember them.”
Laurence Binyon (d.1943)

5th Guy Fawkes Night
10th Remembrance Sunday
11th November 2019
Tolerance

“What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error, let us pardon one another of each other’s folly - that is the first law of nature.”
Voltaire (d.1778)
11th Armistice
12st Guru Nanak Birthday
16th International Day of Tolerance
18th November 2019
Innovation

“Time may not be on our side, but innovation is.”
Frans van Houten (b.1960)
19th World Philosophy Day
21st World Hello Day
21st World Television Day
25th November 2019
Expectations

“There two ways to be happy: improve your reality or lower your expectations.”
Jodi Picoult (b.1966)
30th St Andrew’s Day
1th First Sunday of Advent/Advent Sunday
2nd December 2019
Perception

“The way we see the world is not the way it is, but how we are.”
Stephen Covey (d.2012)
3rd International Disability Day
9th December 2019
Islam

“Islam means peace.”
Malala Yousafzai (b.1997)
9th Prophet’s birthday
10th International Human Rights Day
10th Nobel prizes awarded
16th December 2019
Nativity

"If in your heart you make a manger for his birth, then Christ will once again appear a child on this earth."
Angelus Silesius (d.1677)
18th International Migrants Day
21st Winter Solstice
22nd Hanukkah begins
24th Christmas Eve / 25th Christmas Day
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