Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.bill gates
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.bill gates
Life itself is your teacher , and you are in a state of constant learning.bruce lee
A vicious teacher is just a vicious teacher, as a vicious neighbor may happen to be. But a vicious mother - means that the whole world is vicious.
To the true teacher, time's hour-glass should still run gold-dust.Douglas William Jerrold
Step by step, He had raised their conceptions of Him nearer the unspeakable grandeur of His true nature and work. At first the teacher, He had, after a time, by gradual disclosures, revealed Himself as the Son of God veiled in the form of man; and, now, since His crucifixion and resurrection, He had taught them to see in Him the Messiah, exalted to immortal and Divine majesty, as the conqueror of Death and the Lord of all.john cunningham geikie
Embarrassment is the greatest teacher, but since its lessons are exactly those we have tried hardest to conceal from ourselves, it may teach us, also, to perfect our self-deception.james richardson
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.Henry Brooks Adams
Our single greatest defense against scientific ignorance is education, and early in the life of every scientist, the child's first interest was sparked by a teacher.peter agre
The simplest comment on my book came from my ballet teacher. She said, "I wish you hadn’t made every line funny. It’s so depressing."Quentin Crisp
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering cold iron.horace mann
There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.Mahatma Gandhi
An original thinker and able teacher very soon attracts a large class and vice versa.
One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.
"You see," said my teacher, "how little your words have done. So far as the Monarch understands them at all, he accepts them as his own for he cannot conceive of any other except himself and plumes himself upon the variety of 'Its Thought' as an instance of creative Power. Let us leave this God of Pointland to the ignorant fruition of his omnipresence and omniscience: nothing that you or I can do can rescue him from his self-satisfaction."edwin abbot
If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
No teacher has ever been better prepared to teach a lesson.christa mcauliffe
Education has for its object the formation of character. To curb restive propensities, to awaken dormant sentiments, to strengthen the perceptions, and cultivate the tastes, to encourage this feeling and repress that, so as finally to develop the child into a man of well proportioned and harmonious nature — this is alike the aim of parent and teacher.Herbert Spencer
The little boy went first day of school He got some crayons and started to draw He put colors all over the paper For colors was what he saw And the teacher said.. "What you doin' young man?" "I'm paintin' flowers" he said She said... "It's not the time for art young man And anyway flowers are green and red There's a time for everything young man And a way it should be done You've got to show concern for everyone else For you're not the only one."harry chapin
I'm looking for the teacher who is simple enough to be great, and great enough to be simple.joseph goebbels
I hate it when something I’ve had published "inspires" some nut to imitate what I’ve written, or some teacher gets fired for having her students read one of my stories or novels.richard matheson
The teacher does best, not when he explains, but when he impels his pupils to seek themselves the explanation.john lancaster spalding
The teacher should use illustrations for the better teaching of the lesson, and never to fill up time, to amuse the class, or to display his own genius.
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