S: Washington DC May 9, 10, and 11, 2012
BC: West Allegheny Middle School 8th Grade
FC: Washington DC | May 9, 10 & 11, 2012
1: are like quilts: Lives pieced together, stitched with memories, and bound by love.
2: to Washington DC! | On our way
3: "In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." - Abraham Lincoln
6: L A U G H
7: "Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein
8: Washington | DC
10: Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breaths away.
12: Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building
14: "One time seen is better than one hundred times heard about."
17: "Friends are the most important ingredient in this recipe of life."
18: "A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history." -Mahatma Gandhi
20: National Museum of American History | Scarecrow's Hat and Shoes from The Wizard of Oz | Abraham Lincoln's Pocket Watch | A Baseball autographed by Babe Ruth | Script from The Wizard of Oz
21: A Baseball autographed by Lou Gehrig | Dorothy's Ruby Slippers from The Wizard of Oz | Kermit the Frog | A Mold of Abraham Lincoln's face
24: "The only true security in life comes from knowing that every single day you are improving yourself in some way, that you are increasing the caliber of who you are and that you are valuable to your company, your friends, and your family.” -Anthony Robbins
26: Thomas Jefferson Memorial
30: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
33: Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
34: World War II Memorial
37: Korean War Memorial
38: Lincoln Memorial | "Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other." -Abraham Lincoln
40: Reflecting Pool | Rip-Off
41: National Air and Space Museum
42: National Museum of Natural History
44: Arlington National Cemetery | "They fell, but o'er their glorious grave Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save." ~Francis Marion Crawford