Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has extended the Knowledge Day greetings, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“1 September is a special date on the calendar. On the first day of autumn we all feel enthusiastic drive, recalling our school and college years - a wonderful time of finding wise mentors and true friends, the first romantic experiences, the choice of profession and the path of life,” the message of greetings reads.
The head of state noted that first graders and first-year students feel most excited about this day. The same is true about the parents of the first graders, who are just about to embark on a journey to a truly magical land of knowledge.
“What road this will be depends, first of all, on the teacher. Professionalism, love for children and active civic position of each of you deserve enormous gratitude and respect as they serve as a strong foundation for the future prosperity of Belarus and unity of its people,” the president stressed.
Aleksandr Lukashenko has wished all school children, students, postgraduates, cadets, teachers and parents to have the new academic year as a kaleidoscope of wonderful events and every day filled with joy and creation.