Quotationz.com  
| | | | | |
   
All Words Any Word Phrase     Highlight Results
We have just released our eBook in Kindle format with over
40,000 famous quotations categorized in over 1,300 topics.
(also available in print Volume I & II paperback)

Get your copy today:
The Book of Famous Quotes: The Complete Collection

 :: Famous Quotations Topic: Teachers and Teaching (90 Quotations)

Quotation Bullet

You can't teach a hunter it's wrong to kill.
~ Hari Dass Baba

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

You teach best what you most need to learn.
~ Richard Bach

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

A schoolmaster should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk wonderingly, as if he was amazed at being himself.
~ Walter Bagehot

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

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

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.
~ Amos Bronson Alcott

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song.
~ Henri Frederic Amiel

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
~ Aristotle

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

My object will be, if possible, to form Christian men, for Christian boys I can scarcely hope to make.
~ Thomas Arnold

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

A professor is one who talks in someone else's sleep.
~ W. H. Auden

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I believe that every human soul is teaching something to someone nearly every minute here in mortality.
~ M. Russell Ballard

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

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

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Unless we do his teachings, we do not demonstrate faith in him.
~ Ezra Taft Benson

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The schoolmaster is abroad! And I trust to him armed with his primer against the soldier in full military array.
~ Jeremy Bentham

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Life is amazing: and the teacher had better prepare himself to be a medium for that amazement.
~ Edward Blishen

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

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.
~ Allan Bloom

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
~ Bertolt Brecht

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Housework is a breeze. Cooking is a pleasant diversion. Putting up a retaining wall is a lark. But teaching is like climbing a mountain.
~ Fawn M. Brodie

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
~ Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Arrogance, pedantry, and dogmatism... the occupational diseases of those who spend their lives directing the intellects of the young.
~ Henry S. Canby

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

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

 

Report Error

 

Next > 

Separator

The Book of Famous Quotes: Volume I


The Book of Famous Quotes: Volume II

| |

Copyright ©1999, 2020 Haythum Khalid, All rights reserved worldwide.
Page Generation Time: 63 MilliSeconds.