Teaching And Learning Quotes

Teaching And Learning Quotes by Harvey S. Firestone, Leonardo da Vinci, Myron Tribus, Confucius, Robert A. Heinlein, Khalil Gibran and many others.

It is only as we develop others that we permanently suc

It is only as we develop others that we permanently succeed.
Harvey S. Firestone
Realize that everything connects to everything else.
Leonardo da Vinci
David Langford, illustrates the difference between teaching and
learning in a little story. He says, ‘You know, last Wednesday I
taught my dog to whistle. I really did. I taught him to whistle. It
was hard work. I really went at it very hard. But I taught him to
whistle. Of course, he didn’t learn, but I taught.’
Myron Tribus
Knowledge is recognizing what you know and what you don’t.
When one teaches, two learn.
Robert A. Heinlein
A teacher can only lead you to the threshold of your own mind.
Khalil Gibran
Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.
Gail Godwin
Education is hanging around until you’ve caught on.
Robert Frost
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
George Bernard Shaw
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
Abigail Adams
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
Every enterprise is learning and teaching institution. Training and development must be built into it on all levels, training and development that never stop.
Peter Drucker
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Much education today is monumentally ineffective. All too often we are giving young people cut flowers when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
John W. Gardner
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Anatole France
To teach a man how he may learn to grow independently, and for himself, is perhaps the greatest service that one man can do another.
Benjamin Jowett
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.