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#1. Your worst enemy can be your best teacher! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
Teacher quotes by Mehmet Murat Ildan
#2. The teacher is of course an artist, but being an artist does not mean that he or she can make the profile, can shape the students. What the educator does in teaching is to make it possible for the students to become themselves. - Author: Paulo Freire
Teacher quotes by Paulo Freire
#3. My first job was baby-sitting. I had a great time because I love kids. Sometimes, when I'm having a bad day, I'm like: "Oh, you know what? I'm going to chuck it in and become a kindergarten teacher!" - Author: Anne Hathaway
Teacher quotes by Anne Hathaway
#4. A few years back, when my style was 'punk grandma,' I picked up an amazing pair of sandals - orthopaedic ones, with really thick soles. I've given them away to a friend now, because these days my look is more '1980s substitute teacher gone wild.' - Author: Beth Ditto
Teacher quotes by Beth Ditto
#5. I'm ready to accept Jesus as a great moral teacher, but I don't accept His claim to be God.' That is the one thing we must not say. A man who was merely a man and said the sort of things Jesus said would not be a great moral teacher ... You must make your choice. Either this man was, and is, the Son of God: or else a madman or something worse. You can shut Him up for a fool ... or you can fall at His feet and call Him Lord and God. But let us not come with any patronizing nonsense about His being a great human teacher. He has not left that open to us. - Author: C.S. Lewis
Teacher quotes by C.S. Lewis
#6. Communities must plan for a variety of uses and income levels. Why do we care about housing as high-tech employers? If teachers, firefighters, peace officers, retail or restau- rant workers can't live here, then we're going to fail. - Author: Carl Guardino
Teacher quotes by Carl Guardino
#7. The teachers that we actually learn more from are the ones that taught us life lessons more than trigonometry. And they have such a huge responsibility and they're under-appreciated and underpaid. So that's my opinion of teachers. - Author: Justin Timberlake
Teacher quotes by Justin Timberlake
#8. We encounter the grinding wheels that sharpen our mental blades many places in life. Adversity, school, parents, spiritual guides, books, experience are all sharpening teachers. As we grow older, to stay sharp we must find new grindstones to whet and sharpen our potential and keep us at our brightest, most penetrating best. - Author: Rob Kall
Teacher quotes by Rob Kall
#9. I am not a teacher in my heart," she said. "I am a doer, and all these little shitheads in front of me are do-nothings. There is racism in the world and they acknowledge it, but they sit in class listening to bullshit professors. Give me a bricklayer with a racist attitude. It is just more honest. - Author: Allan Dare Pearce
Teacher quotes by Allan Dare Pearce
#10. Most remarks made by children consist of correct ideas very badly expressed. A good teacher will be very wary of saying 'No, that's wrong.' Rather, he will try to discover the correct idea behind the inadequate expression. This is one of the most important principles in the whole of the art of teaching. - Author: W.W. Sawyer
Teacher quotes by W.W. Sawyer
#11. You know, you hear about these writers reading 'Lolita' at 12. I wanted to be a chemistry teacher. - Author: Susan Barker
Teacher quotes by Susan Barker
#12. Last semester was intense," I said to Dad.

"Intense?" he echoed, picking up my file. "Let's see. On your first day at Hecate, you were attacked by a werewolf. You insulted a teacher, which resulted in semester-long cellar duty with one Archer Cross. According to the notes, the two of you became 'close.' Apparently close enough for you to see the mark of L'Occhio di Dio on his chest.

I flushed at that, and felt Mom's arm tighten around me. Over the past six months, I'd filled her in on a lot of the story with Archer, but not all of it.

Specifically, the whole me-making-out-in-the-cellar-with-a-murderous-warlock-working-with-the-Eye-part. - Author: Rachel Hawkins
Teacher quotes by Rachel Hawkins
#13. If he was indeed an "autodidact," there's no doubt he had the world's shittiest teacher. - Author: Paul Beatty
Teacher quotes by Paul Beatty
#14. Ceony shut the book and glanced to her new teacher. "It's . . . amazing, but I admit it's also superficial. Aesthetic."
"But entertaining," he combated. "Never dismiss the value of entertainment, Ceony. Good-quality entertainment is never free, and it's something everyone wants. - Author: Charlie N. Holmberg
Teacher quotes by Charlie N. Holmberg
#15. Some teachers are very accessible. They advertise a great deal, they go out into the public. If they're advanced teachers, doubtlessly they are very inaccessible in terms of physical proximity. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#16. As a result of the prison study, I really became more aware of the central role of power in our lives. I became more aware of the power I have as a teacher. I started consciously doing things to minimize the negative use of power in the classroom. I encouraged students to challenge me. - Author: Philip Zimbardo
Teacher quotes by Philip Zimbardo
#17. In the eyes of her oldest friends and colleagues and extended family, she wasn't a painfully thin seventy-five-year-old gray haired woman dying of cancer- she was a grade school class president, the young friend you gossiped with, a date or double date, someone to share a tent with in Darfur, a fellow election monitor in Bosnia, a mentor, a teacher you'd laughed within a classroom or a faculty lounge, or the board member you'd groaned with after a contentious meeting - Author: Will Schwalbe
Teacher quotes by Will Schwalbe
#18. I took Spanish in high school and I didn't do too well in it. My Spanish teacher told me not to go on with Spanish anymore, so I was discouraged a little bit. - Author: Tyler Posey
Teacher quotes by Tyler Posey
#19. The coercive effect of this policy is particularly pronounced in the school setting given the age and impressionability of schoolchildren, and their understanding that they are required to adhere to the norms set by their school, their teacher, and their fellow students. - Author: Alfred Goodwin
Teacher quotes by Alfred Goodwin
#20. I felt like I was a teacher. But nowadays, I am as much a student of his. He writes a lot of what we play. - Author: Gary Burton
Teacher quotes by Gary Burton
#21. I've never had the patience of a teacher. - Author: Josh Turner
Teacher quotes by Josh Turner
#22. I was a hyper kid in school and the teacher suggested to my mom she needed to do something with me. - Author: Devon Sawa
Teacher quotes by Devon Sawa
#23. Teachers say their schools of education did not adequately prepare them for the classroom. They would have welcomed more mentoring and feedback in their early years. - Author: Arne Duncan
Teacher quotes by Arne Duncan
#24. Unlike my brother, I had no respect for authority. Very early on, Uncle Georg had told me the truth about teachers: that they were moral cowards who took out on their pupils all the frustrations they could not take out on their wives. When I was very young Uncle Georg impressed upon me that among the educated classes teachers were the basest and most dangerous people, on a par with judges, who were the lowest form of human life. Teachers and judges, he said, are the meanest slaves of the state--remember that. He was right, as I have discovered not just hundreds but thousands of times. No teacher and no judge can be trusted as far as you can throw him. Without scruple or compunction they daily destroy many of the existences that are thrown upon their mercy, being motivated by base caprice and a desire to avenge themselves for their miserable, twisted lives--and they are actually paid for doing so. The supposed objectivity of teachers and judges is a piece of shabby mendacity, Uncle Georg said--and he was right. Talking to a teacher we soon discover that he is a destructive individual with whom no one and nothing is safe, and the same is true when we talk to a judge. - Author: Thomas Bernhard
Teacher quotes by Thomas Bernhard
#25. Teachers started recognizing me and praising me for being smart in science and that made me want to be even smarter in science! - Author: Steve Wozniak
Teacher quotes by Steve Wozniak
#26. I was a mimic when I was a child. I mimicked the teacher and made friends that way, actually. That was a very subversive activity, because I was a goody-goody who never got in trouble. But if I went off in the corner and mimicked the teacher, people loved it. - Author: Anna Deavere Smith
Teacher quotes by Anna Deavere Smith
#27. Earl rarely used the word, but his whole system of teaching and his whole way of living was built around the concept of honor. You honored God by using your time wisely, and you honored your fellow man by treating him with respect. You honored your teacher by calling him "sir," and he honored his students by challenging them to face pain and become stronger. Earl had come to associate charity with pain, and he believed that love did its deepest work when applied to a wound. - Author: Eric Greitens
Teacher quotes by Eric Greitens
#28. Parents make sure homework is returned without error, drill their kids on upcoming tests to the saturation point, and then complain if teachers do not give the grades they think their kids deserve. By that point, it's hard to tell whose grades they are. - Author: John Rosemond
Teacher quotes by John Rosemond
#29. The teacher does best, not when he explains, but when he impels his pupils to seek themselves the explanation. - Author: John Lancaster Spalding
Teacher quotes by John Lancaster Spalding
#30. You're either a rationalist, or you're not. And the good news is a recent poll found 20% of adults under 30 say they are rationalists, and have figured out that Santa Claus and Jesus are really the same guy. Now, 20% is hardly a majority. But it's a bigger minority than blacks, jews, homosexuals, NRA members, teachers, or seniors ... and it's certainly enough to stop being shy about expressing the opinion that we're not the crazy ones! - Author: Bill Maher
Teacher quotes by Bill Maher
#31. Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
Teacher quotes by George Bernard Shaw
#32. What attracted me to Zen was my first teacher, Tim McCarthy. He was extremely genuine. It wasn't even really a Zen thing, that sort of came along later. - Author: Brad Warner
Teacher quotes by Brad Warner
#33. Mom: Why aren't you doing very well in history? Billy: Because the teacher keeps asking about things that happened before I was born! - Author: Various
Teacher quotes by Various
#34. The story of the Good Samaritan (Luke 1o) can he interpreted mystically in such a way that the question of the knowledge of God becomes its focus. The priest and the Levite, who walk past the man who fell among robbers and was seriously hurt, are pious God-fearing persons. They "know" God and the law of God. They have God the same way that the one who knows has that which is known. They know what God wants them to be and do. They also know where God is to he found, in the scriptures and the cult of the temple. For them, God is mediated through the existing institutions. They have their God - one who is not to he found on the road between Jerusalem and Jericho.

What is wrong with this knowledge of God? The problem is not the knowledge of the Torah or the knowledge of the temple. (It is absurd to read an anti-Judaistic meaning into a story of the Jew Jesus, since it could just as well have come from Hillel or another Jewish teacher.) What is false is a knowledge of God that does not allow for any unknowing or any negative theology. Because both actors know that God is "this," they do not see "that." Hence the Good Samaritan is the anti-fundamentalist story par excellence.

"And so I ask God to rid me of God," Meister Eckhart says. The God who is known and familiar is too small for him. - Author: Dorothee Solle
Teacher quotes by Dorothee Solle
#35. There are some great teachers who have had great students, but they themselves can't play a note. I don't understand it, because the most I learned from my teacher was just hearing him play. - Author: Joshua Bell
Teacher quotes by Joshua Bell
#36. There is no better teacher than history in determining the future... There are answers worth billions of dollars in 30$ history book. - Author: Charles T. Munger
Teacher quotes by Charles T. Munger
#37. In the classic Zen in the Art of Archery, Eugen Herrigel's teacher urged him always to take his next shot unburdened by previous failures to hit the target; as he improved, his teacher urged him not to be influenced by his successes either, to stay in the present moment. - Author: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
Teacher quotes by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
#38. Anyone who teaches me deserves my respect, honoring and attention. - Author: Sonia Rumzi
Teacher quotes by Sonia Rumzi
#39. Do you have a passion for what you do and do you love what you do? If you don't, then it can be drudgery, it can be hard, it can be work. But when you find something that you enjoy a lot, then you're more willing to sacrifice a lot of things in order to be successful as a teacher. - Author: Tubby Smith
Teacher quotes by Tubby Smith
#40. I'd have to say I'm most proud of my mentoring camp that I do in Dallas every year for one hundred boys from single-parent homes. I was raised by a mother who was a Sunday school teacher and a father who worked hard. Together they taught me to give back. - Author: Steve Harvey
Teacher quotes by Steve Harvey
#41. The will to live that possesses us to create medicine, to become firefighters or teachers, is the same will to live that is woven into all living beings. - Author: Ian Somerhalder
Teacher quotes by Ian Somerhalder
#42. On Mondays and Fridays in early May, nearly 18,000 children-the equivalent of all the elementary students in suburban Glencoe, Wilmette, Glenview, Kenilworth, Winnetka, Deerfield, Highland Park and Evanston-are assigned to classes with no teacher. - Author: Jonathan Kozol
Teacher quotes by Jonathan Kozol
#43. Neurosexism promotes damaging, limiting, potentially self-fulfilling stereotypes. Three years ago, I discovered my son's kindergarten teacher reading a book that claimed that his brain was incapable of forging the connection between emotion and language. And so I decided to write this book. - Author: Cordelia Fine
Teacher quotes by Cordelia Fine
#44. Failure is a great teacher, and I think when you make mistakes and you recover from them and you treat them as valuable learning experiences, then you've got something to share. - Author: Steve Harvey
Teacher quotes by Steve Harvey
#45. I wished that teachers were the highest paid people in Israel. - Author: Arnon Milchan
Teacher quotes by Arnon Milchan
#46. Early in school, they called me 'the artist.' When teachers wanted things painted, they called upon me, they called upon 'the artist.' I am not saying that I learned my name, animals can learn their names, I am saying that they learned it. - Author: Louise Berliawsky Nevelson
Teacher quotes by Louise Berliawsky Nevelson
#47. If you had to spend every second, of every day, of every year of your life with someone, would you do whatever it took to love that person? Would you be a best friend, a teacher, coach and mentor? Would you do whatever it takes to treat that person with respect? Well guess what? That someone is you! Who deserves the best more than you do? Think about it and have an outstanding day ... ! - Author: James A. Murphy
Teacher quotes by James A. Murphy
#48. The wise teacher knows that 55 minutes of work plus 5 minutes laughter are worth twice as much as 60 minutes of unvaried work. - Author: Gilbert Highet
Teacher quotes by Gilbert Highet
#49. The best teachers are the best storytellers. - Author: Frank Smith
Teacher quotes by Frank Smith
#50. When I was a child I used to read books by Gerald Durrell, who founded Jersey Zoo. He had a job collecting animals for zoos and for a long time that is what I wanted to do. Later when I was a teenager I had a fantastic English teacher called Mrs. Stafford. Her enthusiasm made me decide to be a writer. - Author: Melvin Burgess
Teacher quotes by Melvin Burgess
#51. We teachers make the road, others will make the journey. - Author: Victor Hugo
Teacher quotes by Victor Hugo
#52. And I found out, the other part of it is that I found out and in my desire to life successfully, that baseball fit very well into my life. It's been a great teacher, trainer, mentor and you'll see what I mean in the next few minutes that I have to speak. - Author: Dave Winfield
Teacher quotes by Dave Winfield
#53. Would you rather have your child in a room with the best equipment in the world with an average teacher or an empty room with Socrates? - Author: Rafe Esquith
Teacher quotes by Rafe Esquith
#54. Nathan Sutter," the teacher read. Here. My mother never calls me Nathan." Is it Nate?" She calls me Honeylips. - Author: Brandon Mull
Teacher quotes by Brandon Mull
#55. No person is so grand or wise or perfect as to be the master of another person. Teacher, perhaps. Setter of good example, perhaps. Genius, perhaps. But master, no. - Author: Karl Hess
Teacher quotes by Karl Hess
#56. Here's one thing I CAN figure out and that's how much I don't know. How I don't know what you went through at school. With your teacher. I don't know about the extent of the Islamophobia you've faced. I don't know what it feel like to be you. But here's another thing: I DO want to know. - Author: S.K. Ali
Teacher quotes by S.K. Ali
#57. He, unfortunately for himself, had been beautifully brought up. His teacher had educated him as the child is educated in the womb, where it lives the history of man from fish to mammal
and, like the child in the womb, he had been protected with love meanwhile. The effect of such an education was that he had grown up without any of the useful accomplishments for living
without malice, vanity, suspicion, cruelty, and the commoner forms of selfishness. Jealousy seemed to him the most ignoble of vices. He was sadly unfitted for hating his best friend or torturing his wife. He had been given too much love and trust to be good at these things. - Author: T.H. White
Teacher quotes by T.H. White
#58. If you're brave enough to leave behind everything familiar and comforting, which can be anything from your house to bitter, old resentments, and set out on a truth-seeking journey, either externally or internally, and if you are truly willing to regard everything that happens to you on that journey as a clue and if you accept everyone you meet along the way as a teacher and if you are prepared, most of all, to face and forgive some very difficult realities about yourself, then the truth will not be withheld from you. - Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
Teacher quotes by Elizabeth Gilbert
#59. My daughter became a teacher right out of college. - Author: Al Franken
Teacher quotes by Al Franken
#60. Everything that happens to you is your teacher. The secret is to learn to sit at the feet of your own life and be taught by it.
Polly B. Berends - Author: Polly Berrien Berends
Teacher quotes by Polly Berrien Berends
#61. I knew I wanted to be a writer. Where I came from, no one was a writer. I came from Long Island, and everyone became a doctor or a lawyer or an engineer or a teacher or a businessman. I didn't know any writers. - Author: Howard Gordon
Teacher quotes by Howard Gordon
#62. If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. - Author: Lord Chesterfield
Teacher quotes by Lord Chesterfield
#63. In Indonesia, I had spent two years at a Muslim school, two years at a Catholic school. In the Muslim school, the teacher wrote to tell my mother that I made faces during Koranic studies. - Author: Barack Obama
Teacher quotes by Barack Obama
#64. The iron rail proved a magicians' road. It virtually reduced England to a sixth of its size. It brought the country nearer to the town and the town to the country ... It energized punctuality, discipline, and attention; and proved a moral teacher by the influence of example. - Author: Samuel Smiles
Teacher quotes by Samuel Smiles
#65. Sanskrit has different words to describe love for a brother or sister, love for a teacher, love for a partner, love for one's friends, love of nature, and so on. English has only one word, which leads to never-ending confusion. - Author: Sharon Salzberg
Teacher quotes by Sharon Salzberg
#66. What the world needs more than anything are Bodhisattvas of peace, lawyers, politicians, teachers working tirelessly for the enlightenment of themselves and others. - Author: Sogyal Rinpoche
Teacher quotes by Sogyal Rinpoche
#67. I judge myself by the shiny, pretty people I see at parent-teacher meetings, or on Facebook, or Pinterest, who seem to totally have their shit together and never have unwashed hair. They never wait until Thursday night to help their kid with the entire week's homework. They don't have piles of dusty boxes in corners waiting to be opened from the move before last. They have pretty, pastel lives, and they are happy, and they own picnic baskets and napkins and know how to recycle, and they never run out of toilet paper or get their electricity turned off. And it's not even that I want to be one of those people. I fucking hate picnics. If God wanted us to eat on the ground He wouldn't have invented couches. I just don't want to feel like a failure because my biggest accomplishment of the day was going to the bank. - Author: Jenny Lawson
Teacher quotes by Jenny Lawson
#68. The teacher not only shapes the expectations and ambitions of her pupils, but she also influences their attitudes toward their future and themselves. If she is unskilled, she leaves scars on the lives of youth, cuts deeply into their self-esteem, and distorts their image of themselves as human beings. But if she loves her students and has high expectations of them, their self-confidence will grow, their capabilities will develop, and their future will be assured. - Author: Thomas S. Monson
Teacher quotes by Thomas S. Monson
#69. A teacher had two types of students. One type of student is a close student. The other is also a close student, but not in the sense of physical proximity. The close students rotate a lot. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#70. My singing technique is really strong and I have to thank my teachers for really instilling a sense of discipline about how to sing properly and how to maintain your voice in a run. - Author: Lea Salonga
Teacher quotes by Lea Salonga
#71. As a teacher with over thirty years of experience, I've found that students are hungry for material that goes beyond simply learning tune after tune. In fact, my students suggested a good portion of the material presented here. This lesson should be an indispensable aid to the aspiring bluegrass banjoist. - Author: Tony Trischka
Teacher quotes by Tony Trischka
#72. Repeating a mantra quiets the mind," Lester's mother had said. "And it provides comfort in trying times." Then she had reached her palms skyward and bent forward into an upside-down V. Lester's mother was a yoga teacher and spent a lot of time in strange and unusual positions. These were certainly trying times for Lester, who had moved from Denver to Cape Cod just after Easter and was going to start a new school in two days' time. "A mantra can even unlock great virtues within," Lester's mother had added. Lester liked the idea that there might be great virtues lurking within him waiting to be unleashed, and he wondered what those - Author: Kate Banks
Teacher quotes by Kate Banks
#73. It has ever been my lot, though formally myself a teacher, to be taught surely by none. There are times when I have thought to read lessons in the sky, or in books, or from the behavior of my fellows, but in the end my perceptions have frequently been inadequate or betrayed. Nevertheless, I venture to say that of what man may be I have caught a fugitive glimpse, not among multitudes of men, but along an endless wave-beaten coast at dawn. As always, there is this apparent break, this rift in nature, before the insight comes. The terrible question has to translate itself into an even more terrifying freedom. - Author: Loren Eiseley
Teacher quotes by Loren Eiseley
#74. I am the mild-mannered organic chemistry teacher at the University of Oklahoma. - Author: Donna Nelson
Teacher quotes by Donna Nelson
#75. The theater audience is the ultimate teacher, instructing the actor on the degree to which he has executed both the author's and the director's intent. - Author: Joan Fontaine
Teacher quotes by Joan Fontaine
#76. Pain is a better teacher than pleasure.
Poverty is a better teacher than prosperity.
Failure is a better teacher than success.
Life is a better teacher than university. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
Teacher quotes by Matshona Dhliwayo
#77. Teacher, teacher, I declare, I see your purple underwear. - Author: Allan Sherman
Teacher quotes by Allan Sherman
#78. The abuse of power manifests with phony spiritual teachers and phony gurus who tell you how to run your life and what to wear and what to eat, all that sort of stuff. They abuse. People don't realize that, listen to them and ruin their lives. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#79. When I first started teaching at Berkeley in 1958, I could not announce that I was gay to anybody, though probably quite a few of my fellow teachers knew. - Author: Thom Gunn
Teacher quotes by Thom Gunn
#80. I suspect that every teacher hears the same complaints, but that, being seldom a practicing author, he tends to dismiss them as out of his field, or to see in them evidence that the troubled student has not the true vocation. Yet it is these very pupils who are most obviously gifted who suffer from these disabilities, and the more sensitively organized they are the higher the hazard seems to them. Your embryo journalist or hack writer seldom asks for help of any sort; he is off after agents and editors while his more serious brother-in-arms is suffering the torments of the damned because of his insufficiencies. Yet instruction in writing is oftenest aimed at the oblivious tradesman of fiction, and the troubles of the artist are dismissed or overlooked. - Author: Dorothea Brande
Teacher quotes by Dorothea Brande
#81. The dyed-in-the-wool teacher takes everything seriously only with respect to his students
himself included. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
Teacher quotes by Friedrich Nietzsche
#82. Gaining energy is accomplished by meditating, by right actions, right thoughts, right deeds, by studying with a real teacher or by just studying the teachings, by creating happiness in your life, and by never giving up. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#83. It's not how much money we make that ultimately makes us happy between nine and five. It's whether or not our work fulfills us. Being a teacher is meaningful. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Teacher quotes by Malcolm Gladwell
#84. It was said that one of them, either the actor or the history teacher, was superfluous in this world, but you weren't, you weren't superfluous, there is no duplicate of you to come and replace you at your mother's side, you were unique, just as every ordinary person is unique, truly unique. - Author: Jose Saramago
Teacher quotes by Jose Saramago
#85. Once in a while an enlightened teacher goes out into the world and spreads the dharma. They attract some attention, and it is a great spectacle to see who and why and what is drawn. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#86. If you don't have a teacher you can't have a disciple. - Author: Dallas Willard
Teacher quotes by Dallas Willard
#87. Love is probably the most powerful force in the cosmos, capable of creating miracles. Love can manifest in so many ways - love between parent and child, husband and wife, partner and partner, teacher and student, service volunteer and recipient, God and one's spirit. The manifestations of love are innumerable. - Author: Mike Love
Teacher quotes by Mike Love
#88. A schoolteacher or professor cannot educate individuals, he educates only species. - Author: Georg C. Lichtenberg
Teacher quotes by Georg C. Lichtenberg
#89. I am not and will never again be a young writer, a young homeowner, a young teacher. I was never a young wife. The only thing I could do now for which my youth would be a truly notable feature would be to die. If I died now, I'd die young. Everything else, I'm doing middle-aged. - Author: Meghan Daum
Teacher quotes by Meghan Daum
#90. I heard many discourses which were good for the soul, but I could not discover in the case of any one of the teachers that his life was worthy of his words. - Author: Saint Basil
Teacher quotes by Saint Basil
#91. The one infallible sign that a spiritual teacher is a fraud is that he charges money for his instruction. - Author: Alan Chadwick
Teacher quotes by Alan Chadwick
#92. Knowledge is not rooted in facts; it is rooted in curiosity. One inspired teacher can alter a student for life by instilling curiosity. - Author: Deepak Chopra
Teacher quotes by Deepak Chopra
#93. In my school, people liked the gym teachers because they were the football or soccer coaches. But look, if they're cool, they get respect. - Author: Danny McBride
Teacher quotes by Danny McBride
#94. A sage is a good teacher, but an even greater learner. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
Teacher quotes by Matshona Dhliwayo
#95. There is apparently an easy test to distinguish good schoolteachers from poor ones; ask them what they teach. Poor ones reply, 'I teach French,' or 'I teach physics' or whatever their subject is. Good ones say, 'I teach children.' The teacher here would have fallen into the second group: he taught knowledge to people. Or better, he imparted knowledge, meaning he passed over so that the people who learned from him knew the lessons for themselves. - Author: Chris Green
Teacher quotes by Chris Green
#96. Every person I've known has had an effect on me, as have people whom I've not met in the physical in this life, but whom I've met inwardly, teachers from other eras - Sri Ramana Maharshi, Sri Ramakrishna and Lao Tse. - Author: Frederick Lenz
Teacher quotes by Frederick Lenz
#97. America must be the teacher of democracy, not the advertiser of the consumer society. It is unrealistic for the rest of the world to reach the American living standard. - Author: Mikhail Gorbachev
Teacher quotes by Mikhail Gorbachev
#98. Rose's work of art took her all day, including two playtimes, story time, and most of lunch.
At the end of school it was stolen from her by the wicked teacher who had pretended to be so interested.
"Beautiful- what-is-it?" she asked as she pinned it high on the wall, where Rose could not reach.
"They take your pictures," said Indigo, ... when he finally made out what all the roaring and stamping was about. "They do take them ... Why do you want that picture so much?" he asked Rose.
"It was my best ever," said Rose furiously. "I hate school. I hate everyone in it. I will kill them all when I'm big enough."
"You can't just go round killing people," Indigo told her ... - Author: Hilary McKay
Teacher quotes by Hilary McKay
#99. Why did the 14-year old Mexican girl end up pregnant? Because her teacher told her to go do an essay. - Author: Carlos Mencia
Teacher quotes by Carlos Mencia
#100. Teachers are our greatest public servants; they spend their lives educating our young people and shaping our Nation for tomorrow. - Author: Solomon Ortiz
Teacher quotes by Solomon Ortiz
#101. I think I always wanted to be an actor - sounds a bit boring, doesn't it? And I pretended once that I wanted to be a vet because one of the teachers asked me and saying you want to be an actor sounds a little bit silly. And I do still feel a bit silly saying it. You feel a bit fraudulent. - Author: Sophie Thompson
Teacher quotes by Sophie Thompson
#102. An educator's most important task, one might say his holy duty, is to see to it that no child is discouraged at school, and that a child who enters school already discouraged regains his self-confidence through his school and his teacher. This goes hand in hand with the vocation of the educator, for education is possible only with children who look hopefully and joyfully upon the future. - Author: Alfred Adler
Teacher quotes by Alfred Adler
#103. In a world of sleepwalkers an awakened mind is a teacher and a catalyst for new awakenings, whether they want to be or not. - Author: Bryant McGill
Teacher quotes by Bryant McGill
#104. Will is guided by wisdom. Wisdom comes from introspection, looking inside yourself, probing, studying the wisdom of the teachers, the masters and bringing that into your mind. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#105. No one in my family had ever attended school [ ... ] On the first day of school my teacher, Miss Mdingane, gave each of us an English name. This was the custom among Africans in those days and was undoubtedly due to the British bias of our education. That day, Miss Mdingane told me that my new name was Nelson. Why this particular name I have no idea. - Author: Nelson Mandela
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#106. Everyone's secrets are coming to light tonight, thought Sophronia, wondering how she had missed this little facet of inter-teacher dynamics. - Author: Gail Carriger
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#107. The theory of the teacher with all these immigrant kids was that if you spoke English loudly enough they would eventually understand. - Author: E.L. Doctorow
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#108. I remember thinking, sixth grade. We're going to be sixth graders. And Mr. Terupt is going to be my teacher. Our teacher. I thought of Mrs. William's word, MAGIC. I looked at Mr. Terupt sitting with some of my classmates. And I thought, she's right, there will be magic. He's my teacher. The Dollar-Word Man. Terupt (dollar word).

THE END - Author: Rob Buyea
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#109. I think the best teachers had a real interest in the subject they were teaching and a love for children. Some of the teachers were just doing their job, but others had that little extra. They really cared about children and they wore pretty dresses. - Author: Beverly Cleary
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#110. The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. "Love thy neighbor as thyself." Christ, some of the other great Jewish teachers, Buddha, all preached it. Their followers forgot it. What is the trouble between capital and labor, what is the trouble in many of our communities, but rather a universal forgetting that this teaching is one of our first obligations. - Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
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#111. If children are apparently unable to learn, we should assume that we have not as yet found the right way to teach them. - Author: Marie Clay
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#112. Action is in fact knowledge in operation. Right action stems from right knowledge. Right knowledge is acquired through the teacher. - Author: Idries Shah
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#113. As they work hard for our children, America's teachers often reach into their own pockets to make sure they have the best classroom supplies. I feel strongly that the federal government should help make up for their personal financial burden. - Author: John Warner
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#114. If you are going to focus on a teacher, you have to be focused on the teacher and not peripheral vibrations that might be around them or it will totally screw up your meditation. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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Next. I am afraid --

I em afred --

We are out --

Wee are out --

Of badgers.

Of badjurs.

Would you accept --

Wud you accept --

A wolverine --

A wolver-eene --

In its place? - Author: Michael O'Donoghue
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#116. The classic scenario unfolds like this. An ambitious and successful woman heads down a challenging career path with the thought of having children in the back of her mind. At some point, this thought moves to the front of her mind, typically once she finds a partner. The woman considers how hard she is working and reasons that to make room for a child she will have to scale back. A law associate might decide not to shoot for partner because someday she hopes to have a family. A teacher might pass on leading curriculum development for her school. A sales representative might take a smaller territory or not apply for a management role. - Author: Sheryl Sandberg
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#117. I don't want to do panel games or adverts. I really like challenges. I always get roles as an art teacher or a photographer. In the future I want to play something like a mugger/assassin/pastry chef. - Author: Dylan Moran
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#118. The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time. - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#119. Constant muscular activity was natural for the child, and, therefore, the immense effort of the drillmaster teachers to make children sit still was harmful and useless. - Author: G. Stanley Hall
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#120. I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework. - Author: Lily Tomlin
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#121. A writing exercise from a school in ancient Mesopotamia discovered by modern archaeologists gives us a glimpse into the lives of these students, some 4,000 years ago: I went in and sat down, and my teacher read my tablet. He said, 'There's something missing!' And he caned me. One of the people in charge said, 'Why did you open your mouth without my permission?' And he caned me. The one in charge of rules said, 'Why did you get up without my permission?' And he caned me. The gatekeeper said, 'Why are you going out without my permission?' And he caned me. The keeper of the beer jug said, 'Why did you get some without my permission?' And he caned me. The Sumerian teacher said, 'Why did you speak Akkadian?'fn1 And he caned me. My teacher said, 'Your handwriting is no good!' And he caned me.4 - Author: Yuval Noah Harari
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#122. I had, out of my sixty teachers, a scant half dozen who couldn't have been supplanted by phonographs. - Author: Don Herold
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#123. Always remember, wherever you are, whether near or far, you had a mother who really, really loved you. The original mother. Once you've found your true inner guru you can never again be divided. Perfect union with the divine, through the grace of your real teacher, transcends time, space, death and all worldly limitations. Your real teacher is the original mother - regardless in which manifest or non-manifest form, or gender, she appears. The one who nurtures you and the one who also, out of wisdom and compassion, corrects you if you are misguided. - Author: Zeena Schreck
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#124. Failure is often our best teacher not the success. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#125. There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own. - Author: Berenice Abbott
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#126. School should become the place where teachers, not just students, learn. - Author: Vijay Dhameliya
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#127. I think we need more math majors who don't become mathematicians. More math major doctors, more math major high school teachers, more math major CEOs, more math major senators. But we won't get there unless we dump the stereotype that math is only worthwhile for kid geniuses. - Author: Jordan Ellenberg
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#128. When it comes to training imams, one needs a partner. But if we want the mosques to preach peaceful coexistence, we will have to do something about it. One goal of the conference is to find a partner for the training of imams and teachers of Islam in schools. - Author: Wolfgang Schauble
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#129. Dealing with my French teacher is one thing; she wears pants with little whales on them. But I was convinced Dr. Rothaus could smell a lie from ten words away. I found myself feeling sorry for any children she might have. I imagined them as shadowy figures with excellent posture and skill at declamation. - Author: Melissa Jensen
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#130. The modern school without systematic lectures turns out many graduates who lack retention. No sooner has the sound of the word left their teacher's lips, the subject has been forgotten. - Author: Arturo Alfonso Schomburg
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#131. If the driving force behind bettering human life is our insatiable desire to escape mortality what will we do when we succeed? - Author: Tim J. Brooks
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#132. The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves - and the better the teacher, the better the student body. - Author: Warren Buffett
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#133. Experience is a keen teacher; and long before you had mastered your A B C, or knew where the "white sails" of the Chesapeake were bound, you began, I see, to gauge the wretchedness of the slave, not by his hunger and want, not by his lashes and toil, but by the cruel and blighting death which gathers over his soul. - Author: Frederick Douglass
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#134. Falling in love with learning is natural when teacher is this beautiful nature. - Author: Akshmala Sharma
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#135. Do not dwell upon whether you will put yourself into the hands of a teacher. You are always in his hands. - Author: Idries Shah
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#136. At a certain point I left my spiritual teacher because I began to see the limitations of my teacher, who was a very powerful occultist, but who I thought was, to some extent, limiting others in their spiritual growth. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#137. You just listen to your own heart. That is your only teacher. - Author: Rajneesh
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#138. Before the birth of the New Woman the country was not an intellectual desert, as she is apt to suppose. There were teachers of thehighest grade, and libraries, and countless circles in our towns and villages of scholarly, leisurely folk, who loved books, and music, and Nature, and lived much apart with them. The mad craze for money, which clutches at our souls to-day as la grippe does at our bodies, was hardly known then. - Author: Rebecca Harding Davis
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#139. What I think it really means is: I'm a teacher. I am a teacher. I teach all the time, as you do and as all of you do-whether we know it or not, whether we take responsibility for it or not. I hold nothing back because I want to see that light go off. I like to see the children say, 'I never thought of that before.' And I think, 'I've got them!' - Author: Maya Angelou
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#140. I regard the effort to introduce women into colleges for young men as very undesirable, and for many reasons. That the two sexes should be united, both as teachers and pupils, in the same institution seems very desirable, but rarely in early life by a method that removes them from parental watch and care, and the protecting influences of a home. - Author: Catharine Beecher
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#141. All religious leaders and spiritual teachers emphasize finding a place within us that is true. People who obsessively follow these leaders instead of their own purpose attach to the spiritual leader and become fanatical and controlling. That's why Jesus tried to tell his followers not to get attached to outward form. - Author: Martha Beck
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#142. The expression Jake saw on all the faces, oldest to youngest, was the same: pure joy. Not just that, he thought, and remembered a phrase his English teacher had used about how some books make us feel: the ecstasy of perfect recognition. - Author: Stephen King
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#143. ​Until your inner teacher wakes up, all worldly teachings are worthless. - Author: Abhijit Naskar
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#144. I don't like the way he looks at you."
My stomach lurched. "What do you mean? How does he look at me?"
"Like you're not a student and he's not a teacher. - Author: P.C. Cast
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#145. Kezia looked down her nose at him - the haughty school-teacher stare less devastating when the school-teacher in question wore penguins. - Author: Tracey Alvarez
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#146. Kundalini is generated through cultivating humility, purity, through meditation, selfless giving, and by studying with an advanced teacher on a personal level. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#147. I've been very lucky in my life to have some great teachers. - Author: Brian Lindstrom
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#148. It didn't take long to figure out I'll never go back to teaching public high school. Why would I, when I can make virtually the same money waiting tables, have no stress, and work half the hours? When I can give away or trade my shifts if I need time to write or study. When I'll never have to wake up early, take my work home, or talk to anyone's parents
unless it's in regards to the nightly specials, the Spanish grenache that pairs beautifully with our house-made mole sauce. - Author: Nicole Hardy
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#149. The sincere teachers of their youth should be met, not with an intention to dictate to them, but to give additional force to their well-meant endeavours, and raise them to public esteem. - Author: Joseph Lancaster
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#150. When one takes into account also His reiterated assertions about His Divinity - such as asking us to love Him above parents, to believe in Him even in the face of persecution, to be ready to sacrifice our bodies in order to save our souls in union with Him - to call Him just a good man ignores the facts. No man is good unless he is humble; and humility is a recognition of truth concerning oneself. A man who thinks he is greater than he actually is is not humble, but a vain and boastful fool. How can any man claim prerogatives over conscience, and over history, and over society and the world and still claim he is 'meek and humble of heart'? But if He is God as well as man, His language falls into place and everything that He says is intelligible. But if He is not what He claimed to be, then some of His most precious sayings are nothing but bombastic outburts of self-adulation that breathe rather the spirit of Lucifer than the spirit of a good man. What avails Him to proclam the law of self-renouncement, if He Himself renounces truth to call Himself God? Even His sacrifice on the Cross becomes a suspect and dated thing, when it goes hand in hand with delusions of grandeur and infernal conceit. He could not be called even a sincere teacher, for no sincere teacher would allow anyone to construe his claims to share the rank and the name of the Great God in heaven. - Author: Fulton J. Sheen
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#151. No. I came here to see you. I didn't believe the rumors,but after hearing it on so many continents I had to come andsee for myself."
"See what?"
His eyes widened in adulation, his voice taking on areverent tone. "If it was true that Helen of Troy, nay, Aphrodite herself had been reincarnated in gym teacher form."
The room was utterly silent. Except Vicious Redhead's jaw dropping to the ground with a little plink. Or maybe I imagined that. And then the class did the worst thingpossible: They started giggling. Miss Lynn was going tomurder me. - Author: Kiersten White
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#152. One association with the arts that I vividly remember was a magazine called Normal Instructor, a teachers' magazine, that Miss George would hold up with illustrations of great artworks like [Vincent] van Gogh and Rembrandt [van Rijn]. - Author: Paul Smith
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#153. Most of the time you are growing up, people tell you what's wrong with you. Your coach tells you, your parents tell you, the teachers tell you when they grade you. I think that's very good in the early stages, because it helps you then develop skills. But at some point in your career, generally I think when you are in your teens, you look in a mirror and you have to say, despite all the bumps and warts, "I like that person I'm looking at, and let's just do our best." - Author: Robert Ballard
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#154. SHE holds the hand to help you in your First Step,
She is your First Teacher,
SHE holds your hand when You Fall Down,
SHE is the one who guides you in Life,
SHE hides you from all Trouble,
SHE is sometime Mentor,
SHE even nurses you when you Fall ill,
SHE gives you the confidence,
SHE never give False Appreciation,
SHE is the one who will scold you the most on your mistake,
She is the one who even Fight for you when you are right,
SHE is the one who believes in you when others do not,
SHE is the one who Loves you even if You don't love her,
SHE is the one who gave you LIFE,
Do You know Who is 'SHE'??
'SHE' is Mother your own MOM ... - Author: Debolina Bhawal
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#155. I hope the teacher doesn't say, 'Write an essay about your summer vacation.' If she does, I'll leave the paper blank. Else I'll have to lie. Say eviction is the best vacation. Hearing Ma weeping and Pa wheezing, cracking his knuckles while Leda sucks her pacifier, double-time, and Ray holds my hand. I never lie. I won't. It's better to keep quiet. - Author: Jewell Parker Rhodes
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#156. TEACHER seeks pupil. Must have an earnest desire to save the world. Apply in person. - Author: Daniel Quinn
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#157. I told her I'd made a huge mistake and that sparkles was definitely a letter. The kindergarten teacher was like, please don't ever talk about the alphabet again. - Author: Audrey Bell
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#158. The teacher calls on the first student whose hand went up, and everybody else understands that their participation is no longer required, and so they may immediately disengage. - Author: John Hunter
Teacher quotes by John Hunter
#159. No one ever seems to question why the burden is all on the teacher to do the engaging, when we ask so little of the students, or for that matter, their parents." Her vehemence startled me. "I never thought of it that way," I told her. "No," she said, not unkindly. "But I promise, you will. - Author: Tony Danza
Teacher quotes by Tony Danza
#160. A true master will not deceive an able disciple. You are hampered by the limits you set and no limit can be set on skill. - Author: Wayne Gerard Trotman
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#161. A teacher of fear can't bring peace on earth. We have been trying to do it that way for thousands of years. The person who turns inner violence around, the person who finds peace inside and lives it, is the one who teaches what true peace is. We are waiting for just one teacher. You're the one. - Author: Byron Katie
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#162. I have an infamously low capacity for visualizing relationships, which made the study of geometry and all subjects derived from it impossible for me. - Author: Sigmund Freud
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#163. I love those shorts."
A crinkled formed between her brows. "They're old and ratty." ...
"I like them, but if you don't, I'd be happy to take them off for you." He cocked one brow ... - Author: Cat Johnson
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#164. In 1847 I gave an address at Newton, Mass., before a Teachers' Institute conducted by Horace Mann. My subject was grasshoppers. I passed around a large jar of these insects, and made every teacher take one and hold it while I was speaking. If any one dropped the insect, I stopped till he picked it up. This was at that time a great innovation, and excited much laughter and derision. There can be no true progress in the teaching of natural science until such methods become general. - Author: Louis Agassiz
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#165. I loved almost everything about being a teacher, but I was an unusual teacher. - Author: Dan Simmons
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#166. My "Best Woman" speech
Good evening everyone, my name is Rosie and as you can see Alex has
decided to go down the non-traditional route of asking me to be his best
woman for the day. Except we all know that today that title does not belong
to me. It belongs to Sally, for she is clearly his best woman.
I could call myself the "best friend" but I think we all know that today
that title no longer refers to me either. That title too belongs to Sally.
But what doesn't belong to Sally is a lifetime of memories of Alex the
child, Alex the teenager, and Alex the almost-a-man that I'm sure he would
rather forget but that I will now fill you all in on. (Hopefully they all will
I have known Alex since he was five years old. I arrived on my first day
of school teary-eyed and red-nosed and a half an hour late. (I am almost sure
Alex will shout out "What's new?") I was ordered to sit down at the back of
the class beside a smelly, snotty-nosed, messy-haired little boy who had the
biggest sulk on his face and who refused to look at me or talk to me. I hated
this little boy.
I know that he hated me too, him kicking me in the shins under the table
and telling the teacher that I was copying his schoolwork was a telltale sign.
We sat beside each other every day for twelve years moaning about school,
moaning about girlfriends and boyfriends, wishing we were older and wiser and out of school - Author: Cecelia Ahern
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#167. I begin with humility, I act with humility, I end with humility. Humility leads to clarity. Humility leads to an open mind and a forgiving heart. With an open mind and a forgiving heart, I see every person as superior to me in some way; with every person as my teacher, I grow in wisdom. As I grow in wisdom, humility becomes ever more my guide. I begin with humility, I act with humility, I end with humility. - Author: Eric Greitens
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#168. My first reaction, every time I delve into an episode of history that I don't know very much about, is anger that my teachers never taught me about it. - Author: Steven Spielberg
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#169. While I'm not a celebrity, it's such a weird concept that society has cooked up for us. Astronauts and teachers are much more amazing than actors. - Author: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
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#170. We must acknowledge the importance of teachers to the society. - Author: Narendra Modi
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#171. A teacher can kindle your mind and let you memorize information, but true education is often self-education. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#172. Writing is very cathartic for me. As a teacher, I hear many students say that writing can be painful and exhausting. It can be, but ultimately I believe that if you push through, the process is healing and exhilarating. - Author: Francesca Lia Block
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#173. Sukhvinder is easily discouraged and needs to have more faith in her abilities. There! You see? Your teacher is saying you dont try hard enough, Sukhvinder. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#174. Usually, girls weren't encouraged to go to college and major in math and science. My high school calculus teacher, Ms. Paz Jensen, made math appealing and motivated me to continue studying it in college. - Author: Ellen Ochoa
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#175. When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history. - Author: George J. Mitchell
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#176. Men learn to regard rape as a moment in time; a discreet episode with a beginning, middle, and end. But for women, rape is thousands of moments that we fold into ourselves over a lifetime.
Its' the day that you realize you can't walk to a friend's house anymore or the time when your aunt tells you to be nice because the boy was just 'stealing a kiss.' It's the evening you stop going to the corner store because, the night before, a stranger followed you home. It's the late hour that a father or stepfather or brother or uncle climbs into your bed. It's the time it takes you to write an email explaining that you're changing your major, even though you don't really want to, in order to avoid a particular professor. It's when you're racing to catch a bus, hear a person demand a blow job, and turn to see that it's a police officer. It's the second your teacher tells you to cover your shoulders because you'll 'distract the boys, and what will your male teachers do?' It's the minute you decide not to travel to a place you've always dreamed about visiting and are accused of being 'unadventurous.' It's the sting of knowing that exactly as the world starts expanding for most boys, it begins to shrink for you. All of this goes on all day, every day, without anyone really uttering the word rape in a way that grandfathers, fathers, brothers, uncles, teachers, and friends will hear it, let alone seriously reflect on what it means. - Author: Soraya Chemaly
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#177. We know that African American students tend to be relational learners. It's about the relationships between a teacher and student. Students respond well to teachers they know, believe in them, care about them, but also who teach in a matter that elicits a more active approach to learning, rather than just sitting and listening. The research on this is strong and has been available for a long time, but it is not widely practiced. That's a huge obstacle. - Author: Pedro Noguera
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#178. As in everything, nature is the best instructor. - Author: Adolf Hitler
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#179. The student must be humbled to be trained by the teacher. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#180. But one thing this doctrine, so clean, so venerable, does not contain: it does nto contain the secret of what the Sublime One himself experienced, he alone among the hundreds of thousands. This is why I am continuing my wanderings not to seek another, better doctrine, because I know there is none, but to leave behind all the teachings and all teachers, and either attain my goal alone or die. - Author: Hermann Hesse
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#181. I testify that our teacher, our shepherd, is Christ, our best friend, who clears up all our doubts. He heals our wounds and turns our pain into sweet experiences. - Author: Horacio A. Tenorio
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#182. I believe government should be loyal to parents, teachers and children. - Author: J. C. Watts
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#183. I'm fucking my teacher." "Jesus - Author: Pam Godwin
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#184. [Nineteenth century American educator] Catharine Beecher is really associated with the idea that a mother works with children in the home and a teacher works with children at school, and that therefore women are almost biologically predisposed to do this job. - Author: Dana Goldstein
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#185. The most common mistake we make as teachers is attempting to tell our students too much. - Author: Robert H. Frank
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#186. (I was) my own teacher and pupil, and thanks to the efforts of both, they were not discontented with each other. - Author: Andres Segovia
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#187. The greatest gift is a portion of thyself. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#188. I really enjoyed hanging out with some of the teachers. This one chemistry teacher, she liked hanging out. I liked making explosives. We would stay after school and blow things up. - Author: Maya Lin
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#189. I never loved anyone else and never desired to. She was my companion, my lover, and my teacher. - Author: Nick Bantock
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#190. Prejudice and Bias The gospel presents the contrasting images of the log versus the splinter (v. 41). Any truly wise teacher or preacher must beware of personal prejudices, namely, the log in his or her own eye that can limit or even twist the message. Sometimes catechists and preachers simply expound their own prejudices rather than the truth of the Gospel or the authentic teaching of the church. Sometimes scholars teach what is in their eyelashes rather than what is in the text! Anytime we find ourselves surprised in a new situation, we should look inward because the very fact of surprise may indicate a prejudice or at least a presumption in the face of something unexpected. The "expected" could be the prejudice. - Author: Richard Sklba
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#191. I wanted to shove her
away, thinking of my job, of headlines,
of how this kind of comfort was outside
the behavioral guidelines of my contract.
She began to sob more softly while holding me
tightly, and I let her. I let her have control
of me for that moment. I let her break
behavioral guidelines as more important ones
had been broken on her. And then we stopped
being student and teacher - just a couple people
at a loss when the powerful and unexpected
had been suddenly thrust upon us.
The principal and three students turned the corner
and stopped short. I knew it might be years
before I cleared my name, but far longer
for her to reclaim her life. - Author: B.J. Ward
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#192. The best student in the world can only be as good as their teacher - Author: Joshua Teya
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#193. I knew I was putting you under immense pressure when I rejected your work the other day. I set an impossible deadline - yet you have met it with work that I can only call outstanding. As your teacher, I had to push you to your limits so that you could recognize your own true potential. - Author: A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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#194. The greatest reward for a student is not a good grade. It is the willingness of his teacher to listen to him. - Author: Nikolay Konstantinov
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#195. In an idealized world, we would all be able to do what our English teachers told us to do, which is to write beautiful prose where enthusiasm is conveyed by word choice and grammar. - Author: Will Schwalbe
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#196. The New Groupthink is also practiced in our schools, via an increasingly popular method of instruction called "cooperative" or "small group" learning. In many elementary schools, the traditional rows of seats facing the teacher have been replaced with "pods" of four or more desks pushed together to facilitate countless group learning activities. Even subjects like math and creative writing, which would seem to depend on solo flights of thought, are often taught as group projects. In one fourth-grade classroom I visited, a big sign announced the "Rules for Group Work," including, YOU CAN'T ASK A TEACHER FOR HELP UNLESS EVERYONE IN YOUR GROUP HAS THE SAME QUESTION. - Author: Susan Cain
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#197. I was a very bad accountant; I didn't care about money, golf or discovering fraud. After about a year I was sacked; then I went into teacher training. - Author: Joanne Harris
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#198. You don't need the help of politicians to be a good teacher, Peter. - Author: Audrey Magee
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#199. The man (or woman) who can make hard things easy is the educator. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#200. That's why I've gotten so much experience at my age. You have three teachers next to you every game, and if I'm not playing, I'm watching baseball. You pick up little things here and there. - Author: Adrian Gonzalez
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