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Building Cathedrals Not Walls: Essays for Parents and Teachers

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An architect visited a construction site and asked the brick masons what they were building. "Mister," the first worker slopped mud onto a brick, "can't you see I'm building a wall?" Every worker, no matter the chore, told the architect they were laying brick or stacking a wall. One worker offered a different version of his labors. He stood upright, smiled and said, "Look. ...more
Paperback, 228 pages
Published October 1st 2009 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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I am currently reading this book. It's a great book for reading a section here and there at your own pace. Very inspirational! It helps me to remember to see the positive in tough situations. This will be a great book to reference when feeling frustrated during a rough day at school and/or home. ...more
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