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
I have a vision of the world as a global village, a world without boundaries. Imagine a history teacher making history!christa mcauliffe
Life itself is your teacher , and you are in a state of constant learning.bruce lee
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.Lord Watson, Caird v. Sime (1887), 57 L. J. P. C. 9.
"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
Danger is a good teacher, and makes apt scholars. So are disgrace, defeat, exposure to immediate scorn and laughter. There is no opportunity in such cases for self-delusion, no idling time away, no being off your guard (or you must take the consequences) — neither is there any room for humour or caprice or prejudice.william hazlitt
I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. It might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.john steinbeck
Life will teach what teacher can not teach.Elibrary.az
Any teacher that can be replaced by a machine should be!arthur c. clarke
"Margaret Mead was both a student of civilization and an exemplar of it. To a public of millions, she brought the central insight of cultural anthropology: that varying cultural patterns express an underlying human unity. She mastered her discipline, but she also transcended it. Intrepid, independent, plain spoken, fearless, she remains a model for the young and a teacher from whom all may learn."Margaret Mead
It is the business of the teacher ... to fortify reason and to make conscience sovereign.john lancaster spalding
Experience is a wonderful teacher, but one whose lessons come too late.Gene Wolfe, The Book of the Short Sun, Volume 2: In Green's Jungles (2000), Ch. 1.
It is impossible for anyone who studies the life and character of the great Prophet of Arabia, who knew how he taught and how he lived, to feel anything but reverence for that mighty Prophet, one of the great messengers of the Supreme. And although in what I put to you I shall say many things which may be familiar to many, yet I myself feel, whenever I reread them, a new way of admiration, a new sense of reverence for that mighty Arabian teacher.Annie Besant, in "The Life and Teachings of Mohammad (1932), p. 4
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