A Collection of Quotes
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If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.
George Bernard Shaw
There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The function of education is to help you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but be yourself all the time.
In the end
That is the difference between
good teachers and great teachers: good teachers make the best of
a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
Information cannot replace
We all need someone who inspires
us to do better than we know how.
Instruction begins when you, the
teacher, learn from the learner; put yourself in his place so
that you may understandÂ… what he learns and the way he
Journey of Revenge
Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
Confucius, Chinese philosopher
The kids in our classroom are
infinitely more significant than the subject matter we
Learn to think
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.
Every student can learn, just not on
the same day, or the same way.
You can teach a student a lesson
for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating
curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he
There are two types of education... One should teach us how to make a living, And the other how to live.
The objective of education is to
prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their
A word as to the education of the
heart. We don't believe that this can be imparted through books;
it can only be imparted through the loving touch of the
Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
My heart is singing for joy this
morning. A miracle has happened! The light of understanding has
shone upon my little pupil's mild, and behold, all things are
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within the hearing of little children tends towards the formation of character.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Harry S Truman
Children need models rather than