|Teacher Quotes by Famous People|
A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student.
The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
Amos Bronson Alcott
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Experience is the teacher of all things.
Love is a better teacher than duty.
He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher.
Only one person in a million becomes enlightened without a teacher's help.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Every marriage tends to consist of an aristocrat and a peasant. Of a teacher and a learner.
The teacher is the one who gets the most out of the lessons, and the true teacher is the learner.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stops.
Henry B. Adams
No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher.
There is no recipe to be a great teacher, that's what is unique about them.
Your best teacher is your last mistake.
The greatest teacher I know is the job itself.
James Cash Penney
Every child grows; everything depends on the teacher.
The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called "truth".
Charming women can true converts make, We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
So what does a good teacher do? Create tension - but just the right amount.
A child's learning is a function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher.
James S. Coleman
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech.
The office of the public teacher is an unenviable and thankless one.
If a teacher does not involve himself, his values, his commitments, in the course of discussion, why should the students?
A teacher is a person who never says anything once.
As a student I learned from wonderful teachers and ever since then I've thought everyone is a teacher.
A teacher is never too smart to learn from his pupils. But while runners differ, basic principles never change. So it's a matter of fitting your current practices to fit the event and the individual. See, what's good for you might not be worth a darn for the next guy.
Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.
As a teacher you are more or less obliged to pay the same amount of attention to everything. That can wear you down.
Children are already accustomed to a world that moves faster and is more exciting than anything a teacher in front of a classroom can do.