A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.henry adams
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards; and curiosity itself can be vivid and wholesome only in proportion as the mind is contented and happy.anatole france
Full well they laughed, with counterfeited glee, At all his jokes, for many a joke had he: Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd.Oliver Goldsmith
Daily contact with some teachers is itself all-sided ethical education for the child without a spoken precept. Here, too, the real advantage of male over female teachers,especially for boys, is seen in their superior physical strength,which often, if highly estimated, gives real dignity and commands real respect, and especially in the unquestionably greater uniformity of their moods and their discipline.
To dazzle let the vain design, To raise the thought and touch the heart, be thine!Alexander Pope
We'll set thee to school to an ant, to teach thee there's no labouring i' the winter.william shakespeare
Schoolmasters will I keep within my house, Fit to instruct her youth. * * * * * * To cunning men I will be very kind, and liberal To mine own children in good bringing up.william shakespeare
I do present you with a man of mine, Cunning in music and the mathematics, To instruct her fully in those sciences.william shakespeare
To teach is to touch the heart and impel it to action.louis sullivan
The twig is so easily bended I have banished the rule and the rod: I have taught them the goodness of knowledge, They have taught me the goodness of God; My heart is the dungeon of darkness, Where I shut them for breaking a rule; My frown is sufficient correction; My love is the law of the school.
Instruction does not prevent waste of time or mistakes; and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.james anthony froude
Grave is the Master's look; his forehead wears Thick rows of wrinkles, prints of worrying cares: Uneasy lies the heads of all that rule, His worst of all whose kingdom is a school. Supreme he sits; before the awful frown That binds his brows the boldest eye goes down; Not more submissive Israel heard and saw At Sinai's foot the Giver of the Law.Holmes, Sr., Oliver Wendell
Speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee.
The fundamental purpose of school is learning, not teaching.Richard DuFour
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles but to irrigate deserts.C. S. Lewis
We learned about gratitude and humility - that so many people had a hand in our success, from the teachers who inspired us to the janitors who kept our school clean... and we were taught to value everyone's contribution and treat everyone with respect.michelle obama