TEACHER QUOTES
We spend the first twelve months of our children’s lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them t...
<ul><li>Experience is the worst teacher; it gives the test before presenting the lesson. </li></ul><ul><li>- Vernon Law </...
<ul><li>A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iro...
<ul><li>By learning you will teach,  </li></ul><ul><li>by teaching you will learn. </li></ul><ul><li>- Latin Proverb </li>...
<ul><li>You are rewarding a teacher poorly  </li></ul><ul><li>if you remain always a pupil. </li></ul><ul><li>-Friedrich N...
<ul><li>If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.  </li></ul><ul><li>-Ignacio Est...
<ul><li>Teaching is the greatest act of optimism.  </li></ul><ul><li>-Colleen Wilcox </li></ul>
<ul><li>Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools.  The miracle is that at times they accomp...
<ul><li>The mediocre teacher tells.  </li></ul><ul><li>The good teacher explains.  </li></ul><ul><li>The superior teacher ...
<ul><li>&quot;They may forget what you said,  </li></ul><ul><li>But they will never forget  </li></ul><ul><li>how you made...
<ul><li>A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of...
<ul><li>I’ve come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element in the classroom.  It’s my daily mood that ...
<ul><li>If kids come to us from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier.  If they do not come to us ...
<ul><li>No person can be a good teacher unless they have feelings of warm affection towards their pupils and a genuine des...
<ul><li>More important than the curriculum is the question of the methods of teaching and the spirit in which the teaching...
<ul><li>It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... it is to te...
<ul><li>A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.  </li></ul><ul><li>- Thomas Carruthers </li></ul>
<ul><li>The greatest sign of success for a teacher…is to be able to say, “The children are now working as if I did not exi...
<ul><li>“ While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.”  </li></ul>
<ul><li>http://thinkexist.com/quotations/teachers_and_teaching/ </li></ul>
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Teacher Quotes

  1. 1. TEACHER QUOTES
  2. 2. We spend the first twelve months of our children’s lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up. -Phyllis Diller
  3. 3. <ul><li>Experience is the worst teacher; it gives the test before presenting the lesson. </li></ul><ul><li>- Vernon Law </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron. </li></ul><ul><li>- Horace Mann </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>By learning you will teach, </li></ul><ul><li>by teaching you will learn. </li></ul><ul><li>- Latin Proverb </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>You are rewarding a teacher poorly </li></ul><ul><li>if you remain always a pupil. </li></ul><ul><li>-Friedrich Nietzsche </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn. </li></ul><ul><li>-Ignacio Estrada </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Teaching is the greatest act of optimism. </li></ul><ul><li>-Colleen Wilcox </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools. The miracle is that at times they accomplish this impossible task. </li></ul><ul><li>-Dr. Haim Ginott </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>The mediocre teacher tells. </li></ul><ul><li>The good teacher explains. </li></ul><ul><li>The superior teacher demonstrates. </li></ul><ul><li>The great teacher inspires. </li></ul><ul><li>- William Ward </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>&quot;They may forget what you said, </li></ul><ul><li>But they will never forget </li></ul><ul><li>how you made them feel.&quot; </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove . . . but the world maybe different because I was important in the life of a child. </li></ul><ul><li>- Kathy Davis </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>I’ve come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element in the classroom. It’s my daily mood that makes the weather. As a teacher, I possess a tremendous power to make a child’s life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration. I can humiliate or humor, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides whether a crisis will be escalated or de-escalated and a child humanized or de-humanized. </li></ul><ul><li>-Dr. Haim Ginott </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>If kids come to us from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job more important. </li></ul><ul><li>-Barbara Colorose </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>No person can be a good teacher unless they have feelings of warm affection towards their pupils and a genuine desire to impart to them what they believe to be of value. </li></ul><ul><li>-Bertrand Russell </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>More important than the curriculum is the question of the methods of teaching and the spirit in which the teaching is given. </li></ul><ul><li>-Bertrand Russell </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... it is to teach them to think, if that is possible, and always to think for themselves. </li></ul><ul><li>- Robert Hutchins </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary. </li></ul><ul><li>- Thomas Carruthers </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>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.” </li></ul><ul><li>-Maria Montessori </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>“ While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.” </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>http://thinkexist.com/quotations/teachers_and_teaching/ </li></ul>

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