Quotes by teachers

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  • Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht
    German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
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    The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
    Carl Jung
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    An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.
  • Imagine a school with children that can read or write, but with teachers who can not, and you have a metaphor of the Information Age in which we live.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    After every massacre in a school, Americans grasp at quick cures. 'Let's install metal detectors and give guns to teachers' Let's crack down on troublemakers, weeding out kids who fit the profile of a gunman. Let's buy bulletproof whiteboards for the students to scurry behind, or train kids to throw erasers or cans of soup at an attacker.'
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    All the sweetness of religion is conveyed to the world by the hands of story-tellers and image-makers. Without their fictions the truths of religion would for the multitude be neither intelligible nor even apprehensible; and the prophets would prophesy and the teachers teach in vain.
  • Bill Moyers
    Bill Moyers
    American journalist 1934-
    Bill Moyers
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    As a student I learned from wonderful teachers and ever since then I've thought everyone is a teacher.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
    Ben Bernanke
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    As an educator myself, I understand the profound effect that good teachers and a quality education have on the lives of our young people.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    As the earth spins through space, a view from above the North Pole would encompass most of the wealth of the world - most of its food, productive machines, doctors, engineers and teachers. A view from the opposite pole would encompass most of the world's poor.
  • Charles Eliot
    Charles Eliot
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    Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    Books tap the wisdom of our species - the greatest minds, the best teachers - from all over the world and from all our history. And they're patient.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    By resisting almost any change aimed at improving our public schools, teachers' unions have become a ripe target for reformers across the ideological spectrum.
  • Socrates
    Socrates
    Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
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    Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parent, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    Common sense tells us that we should focus our resources to benefit children, teachers and taxpayers by keeping dollars in the classroom.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
    Simone Weil
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    Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
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