be the change we seek in the world.
is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
is to learn twice.
teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.
learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant,
and kindness form the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to those
think education is expensive, try ignorance.
object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without a
not the answer that enlightens, but the question.
Eugene Ionesco Decouvertes
how to suggest is the great art of teaching.
Henri Frederic Amiel
art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
Mark Van Doren
mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher
demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
is amazing: and the teacher had better prepare himself to be a medium
for that amazement!
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves
are taught to learn.
-Bertolt Brecht, German Dramatist, Poet
A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and
inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
-Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton, British Novelist, Poet
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
-John Cotton Dana
The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery!
-Mark Van Doren, American Poet
Neither books nor people have Velcro Sides—there must be a bonding
agent—someone who attaches child to book.
My heart is singing for joy this morning. A miracle has happened!
The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil’s
mind, and behold, all things are changed.
Education is not the filling of a bucket, but the lighting of a fire.
-W B Yeats
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence
-Henry B. Adams
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression
At the desk where I sit, I have learned one great truth. The answer
for all our national problems – the answer for all the problems
of the world – come to a single word. That word is “education.”
-Lyndon B. Johnson
Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention,
sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents
the wise choice of many alternatives.
-Willa A. Foster
If you can dream it, you can do it.
You’ll always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
Life is about 10% how you make it…and 90% how you take it.
Make a true estimate of your own ability, then raise it ten percent.
-Norman Vincent Peal
The important thing is not to stop questioning.
A man’s mind, stretched by a new idea, can never go back to
its original dimension.
-Oliver Wendell Holmes