Teacher Appreciation Week Quotes by John Steinbeck, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, Eric Hoffer, Karl A. Menninger, Joseph Campbell, John Henrik Clarke and many others.
Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
A good teacher is like a candle – it consumes itself to light the way for others.
The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
What the teacher is, is more important than what he teaches.
The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves
A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience’s attention, then he can teach his lesson.
The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.
Warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength of the nation.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.