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The Declaration

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The Declaration

DeAndre Oglesby

DeAndre Oglesby, Senior Editor

DeAndre Oglesby is a 17-year-old from Colonia New Jersey. He was born on December 7, 2000 at JFK Hospital. His nationality is African Bajan American (his mother is from the island of Barbados). Oglesby is the youngest of four children. He has two sisters and one brother. Currently, he is a senior at Colonia High School. Oglesby is quite active at school. Some of the clubs that he's in are newspaper club, LGBT club, SLAC, Anime, and many more. A few of his favorite hobbies are art, photography, poetry, writing, and YouTube. Oglesby identifies as nonbinary, and wants to change his name legally to Andie J. Lewis after high school. One of his biggest dreams is to open a school for children who are more gifted in the arts rather than academics.

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January 25, 2018
Kate Mosse, “We are who we are, because of those we choose to love and because of those who love us.”

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January 24, 2018
Sergei Eisenstein says, Language is much closer to film than painting is.

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January 22, 2018
Michael Cunningham says. “You cannot find peace by avoiding life.”

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January 18, 2018
Dennis Lehane says, “Theres something ugly about the flawless.”

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January 17, 2018
Elie Wiesel says “The opposite of love is not hate, its indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, its indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, its indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, its indifference.”

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January 16, 2018
Anaïs Nin says, “We dont see things as they are, we see them as we are.”

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January 12, 2018
Jim Rohn says, Utilize any wind that blows to take you where you want to go.

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January 11, 2018
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January 11, 2018
Virginia Wolf says, “I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.”

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January 9, 2018
William Shakespeare says, “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

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January 8, 2018
Matthew Henry says, After a storm comes a calm.

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January 3, 2018
Les Brown says, Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.

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January 2, 2018
Bernard M. Baruch says, “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind dont matter, and those who matter dont mind.”

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December 15, 2017
Indira Gandhi says, You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

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December 13, 2017
Mahatma Gandhi says, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

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December 11, 2017
Nicholas Sparks says, “Love is like the wind, you cant see it but you can feel it.”

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December 8, 2017
Bil Keane says, “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.”

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December 6, 2017
Douglas Adams says, “I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”

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December 5, 2017
Charles R. Swindoll said, Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.

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December 4, 2017
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December 4, 2017
Friedrich Nietzsche says, “Without music, life would be a mistake.”

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December 1, 2017
Neil Gaiman, “Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”

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November 30, 2017
See Colonia Highs Coffee House on December 14 at 6:30 pm!

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November 30, 2017
Frank Sinatra says, The best revenge is massive success.

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November 29, 2017
William W. Purkey says, Youve gotta dance like theres nobody watching, love like youll never be hurt, sing like theres nobody listening, and live like its heaven on earth.

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November 28, 2017
Mae West says, “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”

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November 27, 2017
Joseph Campbell says, We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.

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November 22, 2017
Al Green says, Im thankful for every moment.

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November 21, 2017
Says Gary Vee, “Being cool has nothing to do with age; it has to do with how solid your identity is.”

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November 20, 2017
Winston Churchill says, Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

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November 17, 2017
Napoleon Hill says, The starting point of all achievement is desire.

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November 16, 2017
David Frost says, Dont aim for success if you want it, just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.

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November 15, 2017
Neil Degrasse Tyson says, There is no greater education than one that is self-driven.

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November 14, 2017
Bob Hope says, A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you dont need it.

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November 13, 2017
Jim Rohn says, Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

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November 8, 2017
Henry Ford says, Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.

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November 6, 2017
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