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.
What the teacher is, is more important than what he teaches.
All children start their school careers with sparkling imaginations, fertile minds, and a willingness to take risks with what they think.
– Ken Robinson
Teaching is the one profession that creates all other professions.
If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow.
Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts.
Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts.
Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me…
Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.
– Shel Silverstein
The miracle is this – the more we share, the more we have. – Leonard Nimoy
If kids come to us from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
– Frederick Douglass
Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best.
– Bob Talber
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
– Henry Brooks Adams
Teach the children so that it will not be necessary to teach the adults.
– Abraham Lincoln
What’s one of your favorite quotes?
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