S: Erik Joshua Chu
BC: The Beginning...
FC: "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | to the Graduate
1: Dear Erik: It is so hard to believe that you are already graduating. It seems like only yesterday that you were testing for kindergarten. We are so proud of you for the way you have thrived atFCDS, fully taking advantage of the writing and academic environment. We feel that you have created a great foundation to build upon for the rest of your life. Proudly, sadly and happily, we congratulate you on graduation. WE LOVE YOU! Love Mom and Dad
2: We are | A son is the happy memories of the past, the joyful moments of the present, and the hope and promise of the future.
3: Our Little Sunshine
4: Remember your Family!
5: What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. ~George Eliot | Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. ~Anthony Brandt
6: How blessed I am, How fortunate I've been...that you are my son! We need a "Dee Dee" in our family. | Mom and Papa
7: Erik, Emily and Everett | The family is one of nature's masterpieces. ~George Santayana
8: Always remember, you have within you the strength the patience and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman | We are so proud of you!
9: You will always be a winner in our eyes! | ErikChu and Michael Paik
11: Good friends are the rare jewels of life... … difficult to find and impossible to replace.
12: Friends are the chocolate chips in the cookies of life. | A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
13: Friendship Continued | Good Luck Class of 2010! | Friendship is the thread that ties our hearts together.
15: Enjoy the little things for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. - Robert Brault | It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings
16: Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. - Harvey Fierstein
17: Try to discoverthe road to success and you'll seek but never find, but blaze your own path and the road to success will trail right behind. ~Robert Brault | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown
20: I hope your dreams take you to the corners of your smiles, to the highest of your hopes, to the windows of your opportunities, and to the most special places your heart has ever known.
21: "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." ~Confucius | Class of 2010
22: Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
23: Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. ~Swami Sivananda | You did it!
24: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass…It's about learning to dance in the rain.
25: We always wish for love to surround you, good fortune to walk beside you and happiness to fill your heart. We love you very much! - Mom and Dad