“A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels.” —Proverbs 1:5
“The time is now to pursue your education—drop by drop. Each virtuous thought and action also adds oil to your lamps, qualifying you for the guidance of the Holy Ghost, our divine teacher.” —Mary N. Cook
This Day in LDS History
1851 The provisional state of Deseret authorizes and requests President Brigham Young, as governor of the territory, to procure a block of marble to be used in building the Washington Monument, which is under construction at the nation’s capital.
1955 President David O. McKay dedicates grounds for the Church College of Hawaii before hundreds of Latter-day Saints gathered in an open field on the north shore of the island of Oahu, Hawaii.
1989 The Church announces that worthy unendowed members whose spouses are not members of the Church or are not worthy to enter the temple may receive their individual endowments.