Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and a settler of the Western United States. He was the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1847 until his death in 1877, he founded Salt Lake City, and he served as the first governor of the Utah Territory, United States.
“If I had a choice of educating my daughters or my sons because of opportunity constraints, I would choose to educate my daughters... You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.” - Brigham Young
Remember, “We can't expect the Lord to guide our footsteps if we're not willing to move our feet.” So, as the Prophet Brigham Young wisely counseled, “Pray as though everything depended on the Lord and work as though everything depended on you.” http://pinterest.com/pin/24066179233703378 #wordsofwisdom #truthtoliveby #passiton
A Year of FHE // Check out this Family Home Evening about Brigham Young! It teaches small children how he led the church and how he led the Pioneers across the US to Utah. Includes scripture, song, lesson, activities for small kids and older kids, and a treat that Brigham Young himself ate! Such a great lesson for Pioneer Day! #lds #brighamyoung #pioneers #fhe
I don't care about my character here on earth.I don't care about what other people think or say about me, all I care about is my standing before the Lord. -- Brigham Young\nMore great Brigham Young quotes at http://quotes.lifehack.org/by-author/brigham-young/
“I will here say to parents, that kind words and loving actions towards children, will subdue their uneducated nature a great deal better than the rod, or, in other words, than physical punishment.” Brigham Young, LDS, homeschooling, homeschool, unschool, education