Thinkers and philosophers all over the world have ideas and principles they embrace. Even companies have mission statements. So it is with Lawrence High School students.
These Ã¢ÂÂI believeÃ¢ÂÂ avowals were the result of the first writing assignment in Joy ClumskyÃ¢ÂÂs creative writing classes.
What do you believe?
I believe that the mind contains more than the Earth itself.
- Phil Schneweis
I believe in love at first sight.
- Katie Willoughby
I believe we bring our own destruction.
- William Machado
I believe in having respect for silence.
- Adrian Hunt
I believe in keeping an overflowing trash can in my room sometimes to irritate my mom.
- Amber White
I believe computer teachers are sent from the underworld.
- Kyle McManness
I believe in dancing carelessly in the pouring rain.
- Katy Seibel
I believe that, to find yourself, you must first travel across anotherÃ¢ÂÂs atlas.
- Eric Allen
I believe the grass is green on each side equally.
- Jane Kimble
I believe in changing the things I cannot change, ignoring those I can and never knowing the difference.
- Patrick Tyrrell
I believe, in the end, there will be two things left: our dreams and our memories.
- Kira Barker
I believe aliens live in New Mexico because I saw it on a U-Haul truck while sitting at Borders.
- Jennifer Falk
I believe in laughing with all of your face, body and soul.
- Morgan McMichael
I believe we were innocent until the day we threw away our lunchboxes.
- Molly Green
I believe life is a mystery that need never be solved.
- Crystal Poull
I believe in three-day weekends, every weekend.
- Noah Winter
I believe birds represent manÃ¢ÂÂs yearning to be free.
- Daniel Barcus
I believe, if I do good, then good will come.
- Heidi Kennedy
I believe you donÃ¢ÂÂt have to be smart to have love in your life.
- Eric Pine
I believe death is just a temporary sleep.
- Cherrale Ricks
I believe in myself.
- Wang Ling Peng
I believe ranch dressing was a gift from God.
- Twynnin Brown
I believe every failure is a step in the right direction.
- Johnny Rathbun
I believe marriage is forever.
- Erica Lyn Hegeman
I believe in shiny stuff.
- TJ Reyes
I believe there is no Hell.
- Chelsea Bryant
I believe Americans have it too good.
- Jamie Segraves
I believe that flying pigs will eventually sell humans as pre-packaged slaves.
- Patrick Roberts
I believe that sleep is a small glimmer of heaven.
- Adam Buhler
I believe that Ã¢ÂÂmissing linkÃ¢ÂÂ in the evolutionary theory is a hole in those scientists brains.
- Colin Hamel
I believe in an indescribable, omniscient force.
- Molly Bretthauer
I believe happiness can be whatever you want ... pickles and ketchup, thunderstorms.
- Laura Fletcher
I believe the moon is GodÃ¢ÂÂs thumbnail.
- Jessica Lusk
I believe alarm clocks are the most annoying devices on the planet.
- Shelby Shurtz
I believe all teens are nocturnal.
- Steven Lind
I believe that, no matter how hard you work, someone is working even harder.
- Shari Lassiter
I believe that the Royals will win again.
- Brett McBride
I believe that what we call impossible is just something we havenÃ¢ÂÂt figured out yet.
- Charles Scholle
I believe that a Ã¢ÂÂdream carÃ¢ÂÂ is a car that can actually run.
- Jon Birney
I believe that Stonehenge is really dominoes that giants left behind.
- Amanda Hermesch
I believe in wishing upon a shooting star.
- Danielle Birk
I believe mosquitoes are a mistake.
- Katy Wichman