teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his
-- Henry Brooks Adams
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.
schoolmaster should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk
wonderingly, as if he was amazed at being himself.
-- 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
good teacher is a master of simplification and an enemy
-- 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.
-- Eugene P. Bertin
'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.'
-- Yogi Bhajan
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.
-- Rachel Carson
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,
-- 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.”
-- John Dewey
greatest good you can do for another is not just share
your riches, but reveal to them their own.
-- Benjamin Disraeli
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."
-- Bill Drayton
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.
-- Peter F. Drucker
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
is the transmission of civilization.
-- Will Durant