Teachers Day Quotes

teachers day quotes
Teacher's Day Quotes
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Alexander the Great

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
Cynthia Ozick

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."
Dan Rather

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
Eric Hoffer

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
Gail Godwin

Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.
G.B. Stern

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
G.K. Chesterton

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Henry Adams

Teacher appreciation makes the world of education go around.
Helen Peters

A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Horace Mann

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
Jacques Barzun

In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work.  It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.
Jacques Barzun

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
James Allen

The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
John E. Southard

The task of the excellent teacher is to stimulate "apparently ordinary" people to unusual effort.  The tough problem is not in identifying winners:  it is in making winners out of ordinary people.
K. Patricia Cross

What the teacher is, is more important than what he teaches.
Karl Menninger

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
Khalil Gibran

I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
Lily Tomlin

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it.
Margaret Fuller

A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others.
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

It's easy to make a buck.  It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
Tom Brokaw

A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.
Thomas Carruthers

I've seen and met angels wearing the disguise of ordinary people living ordinary lives.
Tracy Chapman

He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Victor Hugo

Appreciation is a wonderful thing.  It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

I can no other answer make, but, thanks, and thanks.
William Shakespeare

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
William James

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
William Arthur Ward

The mediocre teacher tells.  The good teacher explains.  The superior teacher demonstrates.  The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward

Happy Teachers Day
And Happy Teachers Day to your all.