Teacher Quotes - Page 10

Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives.

– Andy Rooney

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.

– Carl Jung

Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.

– Roger Moore

I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.

– Khalil Gibran

You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.

– Swami Vivekananda

Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.

– Solomon Ortiz

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

– Henry Adams

Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.

– Charles Kuralt

Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.

– Joyce Meyer

Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that’s not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.

– Joe Manchin

I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession.

– John Wooden

The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.

– C. S. Lewis

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. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.

– John Steinbeck

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

– Albert Einstein

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

A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience’s attention, then he can teach his lesson.

– John Henrik Clarke

A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.

– Brad Henry