Quotes: teachers

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  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
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    I had a terrible education. I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.
  • Abe Fortas
    Abe Fortas
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    It can hardly be argued that either students or teachers shed their constitutional rights to freedom of speech or expression at the schoolhouse gate.

    Source: Tinker v. Des Moines Indep. Community School Dist. (1969)

  • John Bradshaw
    John Bradshaw
    American educator, counselor, motivational speaker, and author 1933-2016
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    It's okay to make mistakes. Mistakes are our teachers - they help us to learn.
  • Andy Rooney
    Andy Rooney
    American radio and television writer 1919-2011
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    Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    Most subjects at universities are taught for no other purpose than that they may be re-taught when the students become teachers.
  • Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    Those who know how to think need no teachers.

  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    Those who know how to think need no teachers.
  • Albert Bandura
    Albert Bandura
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    Very often we developed a better grasp of the subjects than the over worked teachers.
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