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Saturday, June 1, 2013


Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living wellAristotle

No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined"- Harry Emerson Fosdick

 The sterling qualities of a teacher do not depend from the profound knowledge and talent but from the 'charisma' that offers/brings motivation, inspiration, wisdom, and touch for everybody."
Each of us is a teacher of our life. But in this world, only rare and few can be considered and defined as teachers for others. It is only for those privileged and blessed persons who have the gifts of charisma -Ryan T. Jubilo

A teacher affects eternity:
he can never tell where his influence stops.-Henry Adams

What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state,
than that of the man who instructs the rising generation.-
Marcus Tullius Cicero

The important thing is not so much
that every child should be taught,
as that every child should be given the wish to learn.-John Lubbock

by learning you will teach;
by teaching you will understand.-Latin Proverb

We cannot hold a torch to light another's path
 without brightening our own-Ben Sweetland

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken
joy in creative expression and knowledge.-Albert Einstein
The most effective teacher will always be biased,
for the chief force in teaching is confidence and enthusiasm-Joyce Cary
Teaching is not a lost art,
but the regard for it is a lost tradition.-Jacques Barzun
To teach is to learn twice over-Joseph Joubert
One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes
change a delinquent into a solid citizen-Philip Wylie
A child miseducated is a child los-John F. Kennedy
A master can tell you what he expects of you.
A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.-Patricia Neal
Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges." Joyce A. Myers  
Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.                                                          Josef Albers
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influences..-. Amos Alcott
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. William A. Ward
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.Alexander the Great

A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others.  ~Author Unknown
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.
Good teachers are costly, but bad teachers cost more.  ~Bob Talbert

Teaching should be full of ideas instead of stuffed with facts.  ~Author Unknown

A teacher's purpose is not to create students in his own image, but to develop students who can create their own image.  ~Author Unknown

The job of an educator is to teach students to see the vitality in themselves." - Joseph Campbell

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be ignited." -              Plutarch

"Teachers are those who use themselves as bridges, over which they invite their students to cross; then having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create bridges of their own." ~ Nikos Kazantzakis

"One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. Curriculum is necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child." ~ Carl Jung
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"The teacher's task is not to implant facts but to place the subject to be learned in front of the learner and, through sympathy,emotion, imagination and patience, to awaken in the learner the restless drive for answers and insights which enlarge the personal life and give it meaning." ~ Nathan M. Pusey

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