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Teachers Quotes

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Those who know how to think need no teachers.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Related topics: Wisdom

When I am able to resist the temptation to judge others,
I can see them as teachers.
- Gerald Jampolsky

It's okay to make mistakes.
Mistakes are our teachers - they help us to learn.
- John Bradshaw

As long as any adult thinks that he,
like the parents and teachers of old,
can become introspective,
invoking his own youth to understand
the youth before him,
he is lost.
- Margaret Mead

 

I take every opportunity to articulate to others
the ways that they have blessed and influenced me.
I hold sweet memories of making the opportunity
to thank teachers who have influenced me.
I encourage everyone to seize opportunities
to tell people who have made a gift of knowledge or influence.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers,
but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.
The curriculum is so much necessary raw material,
but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant
and for the soul of the child.
- Carl Jung

We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy,
substance abuse, and the failings of the family.
Then we expect them to educate our children.
- John Sculley

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The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers
themselves are taught to learn.
- Bertolt Brecht

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends;
they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors,
and the most patient of teachers.
- Charles W. Eliot

When people lack teachers, their tendencies are not corrected;
when they do not have ritual and moral principles,
then their lawlessness is not controlled.
- Xun Zi

It is a different genre - a show about something other than doctors,
lawyers and cops.
Teachers are something completely different.
I think it makes for very interesting television.
- Chi McBride

Education is the key to success in life,
and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.
- Solomon Ortiz

The Jesuits I know who have died and all their lives were great teachers,
they're the least remembered people.
- Daniel Berrigan

When I was a teacher, teachers would come into my classroom
and admire my desk on which lay nothing whatever,
whereas theirs were heaped with papers and books.
- Norman MacCaig

Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and so many others
were my dearest friends and greatest teachers.
- Lloyd Alexander

I think that there are some teachers that do a very
good job of incorporating culture and history.
And there are some teachers who could use a little more help in that area.
- Anne Sullivan

We have the Troops to Teachers program,
which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching.
- Ralph Regula

American teachers have one indisputable advantage over foreign ones;
they understand the American temperament and can judge its unevenness,
its lights and its shadows.
- John Philip Sousa

Suffering is one of life's great teachers.
- Bryant H. McGill

As a student I learned from wonderful teachers and
ever since then I've thought everyone is a teacher.
- Bill Moyers

The atmosphere at my school was very competitive.
Young girls were competing with each other every day for status,
for leadership, for the affection of the teachers.
I hated it.
- Zhang Ziyi

That is the difference between good teachers and great teachers:
good teachers make the best of a pupil's means;
great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
- Maria Callas

In a rational society we would want our presidents to be teachers.
In our actual society we insist they be cheerleaders.
- Steve Allen

Misdirected focus on paperwork, on procedures,
and on bureaucracy frustrates teachers and fails to
give children the education they need.
- Christopher Bond

I learned life from some good teachers.
- Eddie Murray

The most important role models should and could be parents and teachers.
But that said, once you're a teenager you've probably
gotten as much of an example from your parents as you're going to.
- Andrew Shue

Given the professionalism of Michigan teachers,
I think they're not teaching because of the financial rewards.
- John Engler

The best CEOs I know are teachers, and at the core
of what they teach is strategy.
- Michael Porter

Since the nature of people is bad, to become corrected
they must be taught by teachers and to be orderly they
must acquire ritual and moral principles.
- Xun Zi

Good teachers make the best of a pupil's means;
great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
- Maria Callas

Since the conception of our country,
America has held that parents,
not schools, teachers, and certainly not courts,
hold the primary responsibility of educating their children.
- John Doolittle

We really think it is a good thing for scientists to
spend a little bit of their time either in the community
or in schools or helping to train high school teachers.
- Thomas R. Cech

In a completely rational society, the best of us would
be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
- Lee Iacocca

Students rarely disappoint teachers who assure them
in advance that they are doomed to failure.
- Sidney Hook

Our educational results lag behind other states,
and other nations, but worse still, behind the potential
of the kids and the devoted teachers in our classrooms.
- Mitch Daniels

Many spiritual teachers - in Buddhism,
in Islam - have talked about first-hand experience
of the world as an important part of the path to wisdom,
to enlightenment.
- Bell Hooks

At school I was always trying to con my teachers into
letting me act out book reports instead of writing them.
- Laura Linney

No one is more important to the future of our state than our teachers.
- Mike Huckabee

The sins of teachers are the teachers of sin.
- William Gurnall

Iowa is home to teachers, farmers, lawyers,
factory workers, and many others who work hard every
day to provide the best for their families and their future.
- Leonard Boswell

There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fill
you with so much quail shot that you can't move,
and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind
and you jump to the skies.
- Robert Frost

Common sense tells us that we should focus our resources to benefit children,
teachers and taxpayers by keeping dollars in the classroom.
- Bob Beauprez

We can pay teachers a hundred thousand dollars a year,
and we'll do nothing to improve our schools as long as we keep the A,
B, C, D, F grading system.
- William Glasser

In the state of Wisconsin it's mandated that teachers
in the social sciences and hard sciences have to start
giving environmental education by the first grade,
through high school.
- Gaylord Nelson

Teachers are out there with a very difficult job,
which they pursue with tireless dedication.
- Chi McBride

Experience: that most brutal of teachers.
But you learn, my God do you learn.
- C. S. Lewis

Well, first I studied piano.
I wasn't very satisfied because I though my teachers were dumb...
and repressive.
- Luc Ferrari

My original inspiration was my mom: a few years after the death of my dad,
she started dating one my teachers!
- Meg Cabot

If we had in this room a hundred teachers,
good teachers from good schools, and asked them to
define the word education,
there would be very little general agreement.
- William Glasser

I learned never to listen to acting teachers because
they don't know what the hell they're talking about.
- Tim Robbins

When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted
me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair.
- Sylvester Stallone

Very often we developed a better grasp of the subjects
than the over worked teachers.
- Albert Bandura

I had a terrible education.
I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.
- Woody Allen

I just don't know that shame and fear need to be our teachers;
rather,
compassion, understanding, and love should be our guides.
- Kyan Douglas

We have run out of creativity for children and teachers
alike in the name of pushing up standards.
- Shirley Williams

Few have been taught to any purpose who have not been their own teachers.
- Joshua Reynolds

I want to work with the teachers' union.
But as I said out there, we have to put the kids first
and we are letting down a generation of California children.
It's not acceptable.
- Meg Whitman

Why can't teachers end up owning schools,
the way waiters can open their own restaurants?
- Peter Brimelow

Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.
- Charles Kuralt

I was a weirdo to want to be in show business.
Most kids wanted to be teachers or nurses.
- Nell Carter

We need more male black teachers, tempting them with extra cash if necessary.
- Trevor Phillips

Jesus does not give recipes that show the way to God
as other teachers of religion do.
He is himself the way.
- Karl Barth

I remember the mentoring experiences of some teachers that I had,
like a second term home room teacher in public school
that really was very helpful to me.
- Sanford I. Weill

Cameras in classrooms are no substitute for greater
authority by parents and teachers.
- Paul Weyrich

When you get to 15 and most of your teachers are priests,
there's bound to be a conflict.
- Ian Hart

If kids come to educators and teachers from strong,
healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier.
If they do not come to us from strong,
healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important.
- Barbara Colorose

Vocal study before age 20 is likely to be injurious,
though some survive it in the hands of very careful
and understanding teachers.
- Alma Gluck

And I was lucky enough to have teachers that really,
really looked out for me and really encouraged all that.
And in rural Louisiana, that was a rare thing back then.
- William Joyce

The teachers are getting screwed, blued,
and tattooed by the system.
- Kinky Friedman

High school music teachers...
nobody makes a living off it.
- David Ogden Stiers

So one of the things that happened with integration
in the South is they found that the black teachers
were much more educated than the white teachers.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon


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