teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Henry Brooks Adams
-To know how
to suggest is the great art of teaching.
-- Henri Frederic Amiel
of the biggest things that needs to change is the educational system. Universities
are still teaching a system to students that destroys the biosphere.|
-- Ray C. Anderson
country is a country of teachers. It is therefore a country of peace. We discuss
our successes and failures in complete freedom. Because our country is a country
of teachers, we closed the army camps, and our children go about with books under
their arms, not with rifles on their shoulders. We believe in dialogue, in agreement,
in reaching a consensus. |
-- Oscar Arias Sanchez
that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
is an ornament in prosperity and refuge in adversity.
who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only
gave life, those the art of living well.
should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk wonderingly, as if he was amazed at
-- Newton D. Baker
believe that every human soul is teaching something to someone nearly every minute
here in mortality.
- M. Russell Ballard
teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains
so, maybe for twenty years.
-- Jacques Barzun
is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
-- Jacques Barzun
A good teacher
is a master of simplification and an enemy of simplism.
-- Louis A. Berman
is leaving a vestige of one self in the development of another. And surely the
student is a bank where you can deposit your most precious treasures.
'If you want to learn a thing, read that. If you want to know a thing, write that;
if you want to master a thing, teach that.'
best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his
listener with the wish to teach himself.
-- Edward Bulwer-Lytton
teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
-- Thomas Carruthers
a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder,
he needs the companionship of at least one adult who
can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement
and mystery of the world we live in.
nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that
of the man who instructs the rising generation.
try to fix the students, fix ourselves first. The good teacher makes the poor
student good and the good student superior. When our students fail, we, as teachers,
too, have failed.
-- Marva Collins
new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
task of the excellent teacher is to stimulate "apparently
ordinary" people to unusual effort. The tough problem is
not in identifying winners: it is in making winners out
of ordinary people.
-- K. Patricia Cross
genuine teaching will result, if successful, in someone’s
knowing how to bring about a better condition of things
than existed earlier.”
greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal
to them their own.
-- Benjamin Disraeli
"Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish.
They will not rest until they have revolutionized the fishing industry."
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed
tools that make an average person capable of competence and performance. In teaching
we rely on the "naturals," the ones who somehow know how to teach.
now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of
change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.
Peter F. Drucker
Education is the
transmission of civilization.
-- Will Durant
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