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262 Greatest Quotes About Teacher


Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose. Bill Gates
Sports are such a great teacher. I think of everything they've taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences. Kobe Bryant
Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me. Fred Rogers
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. Albert Einstein
We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn. Peter Drucker
Bipolar disorder can be a great teacher. It's a challenge, but it can set you up to be able to do almost anything else in your life. Carrie Fisher
Teenagers these days are out of control. They eat like pigs, they are disrespectful of adults, they interrupt and contradict their parents, and they terrorize their teachers. Aristotle
The best teacher in the world is someone who loves what he or she does, and just loves it in front of you. Fred Rogers
Each of us has a unique part to play in the healing of the world. Marianne Williamson
As in everything, nature is the best instructor. Adolf Hitler
The best teacher in life is experience. LeBron James
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves. Helen Keller
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.'. Maria Montessori
The mother is the first teacher of the child. The message she gives that child, that child gives to the world. Malcolm X
There is only one difference between teacher and disciple: the former is slightly less afraid than the latter. ~Deidre O’Neill, known as Edde (p. 213)”. Paulo Coelho
I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession. John Wooden
Life is a wonderful teacher who teaches us every lesson about how to survive in this world. Wiz Khalifa
Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn. George Bernard Shaw
Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. Margaret Mead
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man. Francis Bacon
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. Stevie Wonder
With respect to teachers' salaries .... Poor teachers are grossly overpaid and good teachers grossly underpaid. Salary schedules tend to be uniform and determined far more by seniority. Milton Friedman
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important. Bill Gates
You will become a teacher of yourself when for the same things that you blame others, you also blame yourself. Diogenes
Don't confuse the teacher with the lesson, the ritual with the ecstasy, the transmitter of the symbol with the symbol itself. Neil Gaiman
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom. George Washington Carver
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching. Aristotle
It matters not the subject taught, nor all the books on all the shelves, What matters most, yes most of all, is what the teachers are themselves. John Wooden
You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room. Dr. Seuss
To learn one must be humble. But life is the great teacher. James Joyce
Instead of sending guns, send books. Instead of sending weapons, send teachers. Malala Yousafzai
Teach the children so it will not be necessary to teach the adults. Abraham Lincoln
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. William Arthur Ward
Failure is a great teacher and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer. Oprah Winfrey
I'm a teacher and a writer; my life is words. When I see the denigration of language, it hurts me, and it's easy to denigrate a word by trivializing it. Elie Wiesel
Life is like a confused teacher...first she gives the test and then teaches the lesson. Drake
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. George Santayana
The chief cause of human errors is to be found in the prejudices picked up in childhood. Rene Descartes
We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being. Maria Montessori
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. Benjamin Franklin
History is Philosophy teaching by example. Thucydides
If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher. Pema Chodron
Broke people giving financial advice is like a shop teacher with missing fingers. Dave Ramsey
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
You will not be good teachers if you focus only on what you do and not upon who you are. Rudolf Steiner
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
Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher. William Wordsworth