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Idea


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

Ignorance

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

Imitation

The function of education is to help you from childhood not to imitate anybody, but be yourself all the time.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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.

Maria Callas

Information

Information cannot replace education.

Earl Kiole

Inspiration

We all need someone who inspires us to do better than we know how.

Anonymous

Instruction

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 understands it.

Soren Kierkegaard