One of the best moments in the film Monsieur Lazhar (dir. Philippe Falardeau, 2011) is M. Lazhar’s statement about the classroom:
“A classroom is a home for . . . It’s a place of friendship, of work, and courtesy. Yes, courtesy. A place full of life. Where you devote your life. A place where you give of your life.”Now that I have the DVD, I can share the exact words, transcribed from the subtitles. The ellipsis is in the original.
I loved this film and wrote about it in this post.
[A secret message to my fambly: Go fambly!]