Materials

Struggling with homework? Want to catch up on missed class? Find all the resources you need below.

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Presentations

“Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.”—Abigail Adams (so take notes!)

Class Texts

“Culture is to know the best that has been said and thought in the world.”―Matthew Arnold

Writing Skills

“It’s none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.”—Ernest Hemingway

Argumentation

“The worst thing that can happen to a good cause is, not to be skillfully attacked, but to be ineptly defended.”―Frédéric Bastiat

Grammar

“Your grammar is a reflection of your image. Good or bad, you have made an impression. And like all impressions, you are in total control.”―Jeffrey Gitomer

Vocabulary

“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.”—Mark Twain

Upkeep

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”—Matthew 7:7

Studying

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”―Winston Churchill

Research

“Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.”—Zora Neale Hurston

Wordsmithing

“Words—so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.”—Nathaniel Hawthorne

Books

“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”―Jane Austen

Essays & Speeches

“If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.”—George Washington