Teaching

If you think education is expensive – try IGNORANCE. Derek Bok

I forgot what I was TAUGHT. I only remember what I have LEARNED.  Patrick White

Never mistake ACTIVITY for ACHIEVEMENT.  John Wooden

We are all teachers and we are all students. We all have something to give and we all have something to learn. Diane M. Giuliano

A good teacher, like a good entertainer, first must hold his audience’s attention. Then he can teach   his lesson. John Hendrik Clarke

You cannot TEACH a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself. Galileo Galilei

A DESK is a dangerous place from which to watch the world. John le Carré

What a teacher doesn’t say . . . is a telling part of what a student hears.  Maurice Natanson

GOOD TEACHING is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.  Josef Albers

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin

Everyone who remembers his own educational experience remembers TEACHERS, not methods and techniques. Sidney Hook

If we succeed in giving the love of learning, the learning itself is sure to follow.  Sir John Lubbock

Do not confine your children to your own learning for they were born in another time.  Hebrew Proverb

ONE good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into solid citizen.  Philip Wylie

EDUCATION is equipping our children to walk through doors of opportunity. L. B. Johnson

A GOOD TEACHER is one who helps you become who you feel yourself to be. A good teacher is also one who says something you won’t understand until ten years later. Julius Lester

A teacher is a compass that activates the magnets of curiosity, knowledge, and wisdom in the pupils.  Ever Garrison

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless.  Mother Theresa

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.  From happy thoughts by Toby Reynolds

WE KNOW our students will talk about us; WHAT they say is up to us. Anonymous

Teaching is not a way to make a living; it is a way of living. Anonymous

A college degree and a teaching certificate define a person as a teacher, but it takes hard work and dedication to be one.  Paul McClure

The dream begins, most of the time, with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you on to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called truth. Dan Rather

TEACHERS open the door. You enter by yourself.  Chinese Proverb

If you have KNOWLEDGE, let others light their candles at it.  Margaret Fuller

If we don’t model what we teach, we are teaching something else.  Anonymous

If your ACTIONS inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, YOU ARE A LEADER TEACHER. John Quincy Adams

In times of change, it is the learners that will inherit the earth while the learned will find themselves beautifully equipped for a world that no longer exists.  Eric Hoffer

Those who think you can’t have fun while getting an education, probably don’t know much about either.    Randy Pausch

All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants. John W. Gardner

“He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.” Benjamin Franklin

Give the pupils something to do, not something to learn; and the doing is of such a nature as to demand thinking; learning naturally results.  John Dewey

The aim of education should be teaching us HOW to think, rather than WHAT to think. James Beatti

If you have KNOWLEDGE, let others light their candles at it. Margaret Fuller

A good teacher takes you somewhere else. An excellent teacher changes where you are. K.Tanahashi

Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.  Dr. Haim Ginott

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