Teacher Quotes

Samuel Dash #Experience #Money #Teacher

While teaching, I also worked undercover in the lower courts by saying I was a young law teacher wanting experience in criminal law. The judges were happy to assist me but what I learned was how corrupt the lower courts were. Judges were accepting money right in the courtroom.
Denis Waitley #Failure #Teacher

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Eric Hoffer #Age #Teacher

It is the malady of our age that the young are so busy teaching us that they have no time left to learn.
Jenna Bush #Hope #Teacher

I hope that I serve by being a teacher.
Lee Iacocca #Best #Society #Teacher

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
Eliphas Levi #Learning #Teacher

Photo of Eliphas Levi A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard.
Ralph Nader #Best #Teacher

Your best teacher is your last mistake.
William Glasser #Education #Teacher

Photo of William Glasser This is at the heart of all good education, where the teacher asks students to think and engages them in encouraging dialogues, constantly checking for understanding and growth.
Gilbert Highet #Health #Teacher

A teacher must believe in the value and interest of his subject as a doctor believes in health.
John Updike #Marriage #Teacher

Photo of John Updike Every marriage tends to consist of an aristocrat and a peasant. Of a teacher and a learner.
Justin Townes Earle #Poetry #Teacher

Photo of Justin Townes Earle I've always written. When I was in school, the only teacher who ever liked me was my creative writing teacher. I used to enter poetry competitions, and I don't think I ever lost one. So I had the idea for a while of being some kind of poet.
Mikhail Gorbachev #Society #Teacher

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.
Philip Wylie #Change #Teacher

One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen.
Natasha Calis #Imagination #Mom #Teacher

I've been acting my whole life. I have this huge imagination! I'm a dancer and my mom's a dance teacher, and I was always performing and entertaining people. I'd go to see live theatre or a movie, and I'd become the main character for a few days afterwards. I loved being somebody new for a temporary amount of time.
Julius Caesar #Experience #Teacher

Experience is the teacher of all things.
Carl Rogers #Learning #Teacher

I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning.
William Glasser #Education #Relationship #Teacher

Photo of William Glasser Every single major push in education has made it worse and right now it's really bad because everything we've done is de-humanizing education. It's destroying the possibility of the teacher and the student having a warm, friendly, intellectual relationship.
Oscar Wilde #Learning #Teacher

Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
Calvin Trillin #Imagination #Teacher

Photo of Calvin Trillin I never did very well in math - I could never seem to persuade the teacher that I hadn't meant my answers literally.
Joe Baca #Education #Teacher

Photo of Joe Baca Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children.
Marilyn Hacker #Medical #Teacher

My mother was told she couldn't go to medical school because she was a woman and a Jew. So she became a teacher in the New York City public school system.
Niki Taylor #Mom #Teacher

I always think about which blood drive was going on in Georgia that day when that husband or mom or school teacher rolled up their sleeve and actually gave me a second chance at life. It's the ultimate gift of life, and I'm the one who was on the other end.
Arthur Smith #Positive #Teacher

I've noticed that my resolutions involve me not doing stuff that I wasn't going to do anyway so here's something more positive. I'm going to retrain as a Latin teacher in a provincial public school.
Carter G. Woodson #History #Teacher

Photo of Carter G. Woodson Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of biography and history.
Vijay Singh #Knowledge #Teacher

Photo of Vijay Singh Golf is about knowledge, and studying another player - more than listening to a teacher - is the best way to get it.